About This ArticleNovember 2009
The Chicago Fed National Activity Index was –1.08 in October, down very slightly from –1.01 in September.

Index Shows Economic Activity Leveled Off in October
Last Updated: 11/23/09
The Chicago Fed National Activity Index was –1.08 in October, down very slightly from –1.01 in September. A decline in the contribution of production and income indicators offset small improvements in the other three broad categories of indicators that make up the index.