According to Statistics Canada, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.00% per year. Prices in 2000 are 1065.1% higher than prices in 1917.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1917 is equivalent to CA$1,165.06 in 2000, a difference of CA$1,065.06 over 83 years.
The inflation rate in 2000 was 3.20%.
|Cumulative price change||1065.06%|
|Average inflation rate||3.00%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,065.06|
|CPI in 1917||8.3|
|CPI in 2000||96.7|
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