About This ArticleMarch 2013
The Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) was +0.44 in February, up from –0.49 in January.

Index Shows Economic Activity Improved in February
Last Updated: 03/25/13

Led by gains in production-related indicators, the Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) increased to +0.44 in February from –0.49 in January. All four broad categories of indicators that make up the index increased from January, and three of the four categories made positive contributions to the index in February.