More about the CFNAI

The Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) is a monthly index designed to better gauge overall economic activity and inflationary pressure. The CFNAI is released at 8:30 a.m. ET on scheduled days, normally toward the end of each calendar month.

CFNAI Release Dates

Date of Release

Monthly Data

October 22, 2015 September 2015
November 23, 2015 October 2015
December 21, 2015 November 2015