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Chicago Fed National Activity Index, October 2008
Index Shows Economic Activity Weakened Further in September
The Chicago Fed National Activity Index was −2.57 in September, down from −1.61 in August. Most of the index’s decline in September was driven by the steep drop in industrial production, as reflected in the contribution of the production and income category of indicators. However, all four broad categories of indicators made negative contributions to the index in September.