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Work Stoppages
Work stoppages involving 1,000 or more workers, November 2008
Organizations involved and location Industry code (1) Beginning date Ending date Number of workers (2) Days idle this month Days idle, cumulative for this work stoppage

The Boeing Company,
Puget Sound Area, WA, Portland, OR, Wichita, KS,
International Association of Machinists Districts 24, 70, 751
(Private Industry)

336411 9-6-08 (3)11/1/2008 27,000 0 1,053,000

Stoppages beginning in month: 0

0 0

Stoppages in effect in month:  1

0 0

(1) Industry code is from the 2007 NAICS (North American Industry Classification System).
(2) The BLS rounds figures to the nearest 100. Companies and unions may have rounded the figures before providing BLS the data.
(3) Ending date occurred on Saturday, November 1, 2008. Weekend days are not included in number of workers, days idle this month, and days idle, cumulative for this work stoppage.


Access the following tables containing data on work stoppages involving 1,000 or more workers:

  • Detailed Monthly Listing, 2023 (XLSX)

Archive of historical files:

Work Stoppages home


Last Modified Date: February 12, 2009