Puerto Rico’s economic activity index for April increased by 0.8% over March, as payroll employment rose for the third month in a row.

The Government Development Bank for Puerto Rico, the commonwealth’s fiscal agent, calculates the index using four components: payroll employment, cement sales, gasoline consumption, and electric power consumption.

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