According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.14% per year. Prices in 2009 are 1722.2% higher than prices in 1915.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1915 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,822.22 in 2009, a difference of CA$1,722.22 over 94 years.
The inflation rate in 2009 was 1.32%.
|Cumulative price change||1722.22%|
|Average inflation rate||3.14%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,722.22|
|CPI in 1915||6.3|
|CPI in 2009||114.8|
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