According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 2.84% per year. Prices in 2005 are 1044.7% higher than prices in 1918.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1918 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,144.68 in 2005, a difference of CA$1,044.68 over 87 years.
The inflation rate in 2005 was 2.09%.
|Cumulative price change||1044.68%|
|Average inflation rate||2.84%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,044.68|
|CPI in 1918||9.4|
|CPI in 2005||107.6|
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