About This Article: May 2014

The Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) was –0.32 in April, down from +0.34 in March.


Index Shows Economic Growth Moderated in April
Last Updated: 05/22/14

Led by declines in production-related indicators, the Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) decreased to –0.32 in April from +0.34 in March. Two of the four broad categories of indicators that make up the index made negative contributions to the index in April, and two of the four categories decreased from March.