About This ArticleDecember 2012
The Chicago Fed National Activity Index was +0.10 in November, up from –0.64 in October.

Index Shows Economic Activity Increased in November
Last Updated: 12/21/12

Led by improvements in production-related indicators, the Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) increased to +0.10 in November from –0.64 in October. Two of the four broad categories of indicators that make up the index increased from October, but only the production and income category made a positive contribution to the index in November.