According to Statistics Canada, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.07% per year. Prices in 1995 are 957.8% higher than prices in 1917.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1917 is equivalent to CA$1,057.83 in 1995, a difference of CA$957.83 over 78 years.
The inflation rate in 1995 was 1.74%.
|Cumulative price change||957.83%|
|Average inflation rate||3.07%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$957.83|
|CPI in 1917||8.3|
|CPI in 1995||87.8|
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