# CA\$100 in 1915 → CA\$2,115.87 in 2018

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### Canadian Inflation Rate, CA\$100 in 1915 to 2018

According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.01% per year. Prices in 2018 are 2015.9% higher than prices in 1915.

In other words, CA\$100 in 1915 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA\$2,115.87 in 2018, a difference of CA\$2,015.87 over 103 years.

The current inflation rate is now 2.22%1. If this number holds, CA\$100 today will be equivalent to CA\$102.22 next year.

 Cumulative price change 2015.87% Average inflation rate 3.01% Converted amount (CA\$100 base) CA\$2,115.87 Price difference (CA\$100 base) CA\$2,015.87 CPI in 1915 6.3 CPI in 2018 133.3

### How to calculate the inflation rate for CA\$100 since 1915

This inflation calculator uses the following inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2018 / CPI in 1915 * 1915 CAD value = 2018 CAD value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Canadian CPI was 6.3 in the year 1915 and 133.3 in 2018:

133.3 / 6.3 * CA\$100 = CA\$2,115.87

CA\$100 in 1915 has the same "purchasing power" or "buying power" as CA\$2,115.87 in 2018.

### Buying power of CA\$100 since 1915

Below are calculations of buying power over time for CA\$100 in 1915 (price index tracking began in 1914). Each of these CAD amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:

1915 CA\$100.00 3.28%
1916 CA\$114.29 14.29%
1917 CA\$131.75 15.28%
1918 CA\$149.21 13.25%
1919 CA\$161.90 8.51%
1920 CA\$177.78 9.80%
1921 CA\$149.21 -16.07%
1922 CA\$146.03 -2.13%
1923 CA\$146.03 0.00%
1924 CA\$144.44 -1.09%
1925 CA\$147.62 2.20%
1926 CA\$146.03 -1.08%
1927 CA\$144.44 -1.09%
1928 CA\$146.03 1.10%
1929 CA\$149.21 2.17%
1930 CA\$139.68 -6.38%
1931 CA\$125.40 -10.23%
1932 CA\$115.87 -7.59%
1933 CA\$112.70 -2.74%
1934 CA\$114.29 1.41%
1935 CA\$117.46 2.78%
1936 CA\$119.05 1.35%
1937 CA\$123.81 4.00%
1938 CA\$120.63 -2.56%
1939 CA\$123.81 2.63%
1940 CA\$130.16 5.13%
1941 CA\$138.10 6.10%
1942 CA\$142.86 3.45%
1943 CA\$146.03 2.22%
1944 CA\$142.86 -2.17%
1945 CA\$146.03 2.22%
1946 CA\$153.97 5.43%
1947 CA\$176.19 14.43%
1948 CA\$192.06 9.01%
1949 CA\$193.65 0.83%
1950 CA\$204.76 5.74%
1951 CA\$226.98 10.85%
1952 CA\$223.81 -1.40%
1953 CA\$223.81 0.00%
1954 CA\$223.81 0.00%
1955 CA\$225.40 0.71%
1956 CA\$231.75 2.82%
1957 CA\$236.51 2.05%
1958 CA\$242.86 2.68%
1959 CA\$246.03 1.31%
1960 CA\$249.21 1.29%
1961 CA\$249.21 0.00%
1962 CA\$253.97 1.91%
1963 CA\$258.73 1.88%
1964 CA\$263.49 1.84%
1965 CA\$271.43 3.01%
1966 CA\$280.95 3.51%
1967 CA\$292.06 3.95%
1968 CA\$304.76 4.35%
1969 CA\$319.05 4.69%
1970 CA\$322.22 1.00%
1971 CA\$338.10 4.93%
1972 CA\$355.56 5.16%
1973 CA\$388.89 9.38%
1974 CA\$438.10 12.65%
1975 CA\$479.37 9.42%
1976 CA\$506.35 5.63%
1977 CA\$553.97 9.40%
1978 CA\$601.59 8.60%
1979 CA\$660.32 9.76%
1980 CA\$733.33 11.06%
1981 CA\$822.22 12.12%
1982 CA\$898.41 9.27%
1983 CA\$939.68 4.59%
1984 CA\$974.60 3.72%
1985 CA\$1,017.46 4.40%
1986 CA\$1,060.32 4.21%
1987 CA\$1,104.76 4.19%
1988 CA\$1,147.62 3.88%
1989 CA\$1,207.94 5.26%
1990 CA\$1,268.25 4.99%
1991 CA\$1,315.87 3.75%
1992 CA\$1,344.44 2.17%
1993 CA\$1,366.67 1.65%
1994 CA\$1,369.84 0.23%
1995 CA\$1,393.65 1.74%
1996 CA\$1,423.81 2.16%
1997 CA\$1,434.92 0.78%
1998 CA\$1,449.21 1.00%
1999 CA\$1,487.30 2.63%
2000 CA\$1,534.92 3.20%
2001 CA\$1,546.03 0.72%
2002 CA\$1,604.76 3.80%
2003 CA\$1,638.10 2.08%
2004 CA\$1,673.02 2.13%
2005 CA\$1,707.94 2.09%
2006 CA\$1,736.51 1.67%
2007 CA\$1,777.78 2.38%
2008 CA\$1,798.41 1.16%
2009 CA\$1,822.22 1.32%
2010 CA\$1,865.08 2.35%
2011 CA\$1,907.94 2.30%
2012 CA\$1,923.81 0.83%
2013 CA\$1,947.62 1.24%
2014 CA\$1,976.19 1.47%
2015 CA\$2,007.94 1.61%
2016 CA\$2,038.10 1.50%
2017 CA\$2,069.84 1.56%
2018 CA\$2,115.87 2.22%*
* Not final. See inflation summary for latest details.