Calculation of Awards for Future Pecuniary Damages Rules 53.09(1) and (2) Rules of Civil Procedure

For Trials Commencing After January 1st Each Year

Discount Rate

15-YEAR PERIOD FROM
THE START OF THE TRIAL
SELECT REAL RATE
THEREAFTER ULTIMATE
REAL RATE (FIXED RATE)
20003.00%2.50%
20012.75%2.50%
20022.50%2.50%
20032.50%2.50%
20042.25%2.50%
20051.50%2.50%
20061.00%2.50%
20070.75%2.50%
20080.75%2.50%
20090.75%2.50%
20101.25%2.50%
20110.50%2.50%
20120%2.50%
2013 -0.50% 2.50%
2014 0.30% 2.50%
2015 0.30% 2.50%
2016 0% 2.50%
2017 0% 2.50%

Gross Up Rate

15-YEAR PERIOD FROM
THE START OF THE TRIAL
SELECT INFLATION RATE
THEREAFTER ULTIMATE
INFLATION RATE
20002.25%2.75%
20013.00%3.50%
20023.25%3.25%
20033.00%3.25%
20043.00%2.75%
20053.50%2.50%
20063.50%2.00%
20073.75%1.75%
20083.50%1.75%
20093.25%1.50%
20102.75%1.25%
20113.25%1.25%
20123.25%1.00%
2013 3.00% 0%
2014 2.30% 0.10%
2015 2.40% 0.20%
2016 2.10% -0.40%
2017 1.70% -0.70%