CBER’s Southern Nevada Coincident Index represents the current state of the Southern
Nevada economy using two series that measure Las Vegas Metropolitan Statistical Area
employment. CBER’s Southern Nevada Leading Index uses local, regional, and national
variables to predict movement in the coincident index four to six months in advance.
CBER’s Southern Nevada Coincident Index increased for November 2013. Year-over-year,
the index is up by 1.99 percent. CBER’s Southern Nevada Leading Index also increased for
the month, benefiting from gains in three of its four components. Year-over-year, the