About This ArticleSeptember 2013
The Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) was +0.14 in August, up from –0.43 in July.

Index Shows Economic Growth Picked Up in August
Last Updated: 09/23/13
The Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) increased to +0.14 in August from –0.43 in July. All four broad categories of indicators that make up the index increased from July, and three of the four categories made positive contributions to the index in August.