About This ArticleNovember 2013
The Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) was –0.18 in October, down from +0.18 in September.

Index Shows Slower Economic Growth in October
Last Updated: 11/27/13
Led by declines in employment- and production-related indicators, the Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) decreased to –0.18 in October from +0.18 in September. Three of the four broad categories of indicators that make up the index decreased from September, and only one of the four categories made a positive contribution to the index in October.