According to Statistics Canada, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.20% per year. Prices in 2005 are 1607.9% higher than prices in 1915.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1915 is equivalent to CA$1,707.94 in 2005, a difference of CA$1,607.94 over 90 years.
The inflation rate in 2005 was 2.09%.
|Cumulative price change||1607.94%|
|Average inflation rate||3.20%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,607.94|
|CPI in 1915||6.3|
|CPI in 2005||107.6|
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