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

April 20, 2015 March 2015
May 21, 2015 April 2015
June 22, 2015 May 2015
July 23, 2015 June 2015
August 24, 2015 July 2015
September 24, 2015 August 2015
October 22, 2015 September 2015
November 23, 2015 October 2015
December 21, 2015 November 2015