The consumer price index (CPI) in 2015 was 126.5. It was 124.5 in the previous year. This change in CPI is used by Statistics Canada to calculate inflation.
According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 1.76% per year. Prices in 2018 are 5.4% higher than prices in 2015.
In other words, CA$100 in 2015 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$105.38 in 2018, a difference of CA$5.38 over 3 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||5.38%|
|Average inflation rate||1.76%|
|Converted amount (CA$100 base)||CA$105.38|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$5.38|
|CPI in 2015||126.5|
|CPI in 2018||133.3|
|Year||CAD Value||Inflation Rate|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “Inflation Rate in 2015 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 18 Jun. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/CAD-inflation-rate-in-2015.