About This ArticleJune 2011
The Midwest Economy Index (MEI) was +0.37 in June, down from +0.85 in May.

Index Shows Midwest Economic Growth Slowed in June
Last Updated: 07/29/11
The Midwest Economy Index (MEI) declined to +0.37 in June from +0.85 in May, but remained above its historical trend for the sixteenth consecutive month. In addition, Midwest growth continued to outperform its historical deviation with respect to national growth, although the relative MEI decreased to +1.01 in June from +1.48 in the previous month.