According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.15% per year. Prices in 1992 are 920.5% higher than prices in 1917.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1917 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,020.48 in 1992, a difference of CA$920.48 over 75 years.
The inflation rate in 1992 was 2.17%.
|Cumulative price change||920.48%|
|Average inflation rate||3.15%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$920.48|
|CPI in 1917||8.3|
|CPI in 1992||84.7|
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