The Chicago Fed Midwest Manufacturing Index fell 1.2% in October to a seasonally adjusted level of 92.1, as three of the four regional sectors slid, the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago reported Tuesday.

Nationally, the Federal Reserve Board's industrial production index for manufacturing slid 0.8% in October. Overall manufacturing output in the region gained 5.9% from a year earlier, compared to 2.0% growth in output nationally in that period.

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