More about the CFNAI

The Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) is a monthly index designed to better gauge overall economic activity and inflationary pressure. The CFNAI is released at 8:30 a.m. ET on scheduled days, normally toward the end of each calendar month.

CFNAI Release Dates

Date of Release

Monthly Data

May 19, 2016 April 2016
June 23, 2016 May 2016
July 21, 2016 June 2016
August 22, 2016 July 2016
September 22, 2016 August 2016
October 24, 2016 September 2016
November 21, 2016 October 2016
December 22, 2016 November 2016