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Contributions to the Chicago Fed Relative Midwest Economy Index: Manufacturing Contribution (RMANUFACTURINGM683SFRBCHI)

Observation:

May 2019: 0.14991  
Updated: Jun 28, 2019

Units:

Index Standard Deviation,
Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:

Monthly
1Y | 5Y | 10Y | Max

NOTES

Source: Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago  

Release: Chicago Fed Midwest Economy Index  

Units:  Index Standard Deviation, Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly

Notes:

This series represents the contributions of the manufacturing sector to the Relative Midwest Economy Index (RMEI). his series is a weighted average of state and regional indicators encompassing the entirety of the five states in the Seventh Federal Reserve District (Illinois, Iowa, Iowa, Michigan, and Wisconsin).

The series measures the growth in nonfarm business activity in the Midwest Region based on the Midwest Region.

A zero value represents an average contribution to RMEI by the Midwest Region, a rate historically consistent with the growth of the national economy, whereas positive values indicate above-average relative contribution; and negative values indicate below average relative contribution.

For further information about the Relative Midwest Economy Index, go to http://midwest.chicagofedblogs.org/archives/2011/03/mei_by_scott_br.html and http://chicagofed.org/digital_assets/publications/chicago_fed_letter/2010/cflnovember2010_280.pdf .

Suggested Citation:

Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Contributions to the Chicago Fed Relative Midwest Economy Index: Manufacturing Contribution [RMANUFACTURINGM683SFRBCHI], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/RMANUFACTURINGM683SFRBCHI, July 16, 2019.

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