SWLA Economic Indexes

SWLA Coincident Economic Index

The coincident economic index is constructing using Calcasieu Parish Taxable Sales, Lake Charles MSA Total Nonfarm Employment, Total SWLA Gaming Adjusted Gross Revenues, and Value of Total Exports from the Lake Charles Port. All data is seasonally adjusted using the Census X-12 seasonal adjustment procedure and deflated using the Consumer Price Index from the BLS. The measure is indexed to the 2014 (2014=100).

For more information, please contract the Drew CBEA.


SWLA Coincident Economic Index

wdt_ID ENTRY Index Rolling Average
1 Dec 2013 95.9 92.6
2 Jan 2014 93.7 92.8
3 Feb 2014 97.3 93.2
4 Mar 2014 97.7 93.7
5 Apr 2014 97.8 94.1
6 May 2014 99.0 94.7
7 Jun 2014 99.9 95.4
8 Jul 2014 100.8 96.2
9 Aug 2014 101.2 97.0
10 Sep 2014 101.5 97.8
ENTRY Index Rolling Average