According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 2.89% per year. Prices in 2010 are 1315.7% higher than prices in 1917.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1917 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,415.66 in 2010, a difference of CA$1,315.66 over 93 years.
The inflation rate in 2010 was 2.35%.
|Cumulative price change||1315.66%|
|Average inflation rate||2.89%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,315.66|
|CPI in 1917||8.3|
|CPI in 2010||117.5|
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