This table shows the Monthly All-Items Consumer Price Index (CPI-U) and Annual Inflation Rates for Canada in 1917. You can find upcoming CPI release dates on our schedule page. These numbers are released by Statistics Canada.
|Month||CPI||Monthly Inflation Rate||Yearly Inflation Rate|
|January 1917||7.4||2.8 %||15.6 %|
|February 1917||7.4||0.0 %||13.8 %|
|March 1917||7.6||2.7 %||16.9 %|
|April 1917||7.6||0.0 %||16.9 %|
|May 1917||7.9||3.9 %||21.5 %|
|June 1917||8.0||1.3 %||21.2 %|
|July 1917||8.0||0.0 %||21.2 %|
|August 1917||8.0||0.0 %||21.2 %|
|September 1917||8.0||0.0 %||17.6 %|
|October 1917||8.2||2.5 %||18.8 %|
|November 1917||8.2||0.0 %||15.5 %|
|December 1917||8.3||1.2 %||15.3 %|
What is the relation between CPI and Inflation Rate?
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) is used to measure Inflation rates. The formula is as follows:
CPI2 = Consumer Price Index of the second period
CPI1 = Consumer Price Index of the initial period
Notice an error in these tables?
We do our best to ensure the data is accurate and up to date. However, if one of these numbers seem wrong, please contact us and we will fix it as quickly as possible. Keep in mind that we extract the Consumer Price Index and Inflation Rates on a monthly basis from Statistics Canada’s databases.