According to Statistics Canada, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 2.80% per year. Prices in 1984 are 502.0% higher than prices in 1919.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1919 is equivalent to CA$601.96 in 1984, a difference of CA$501.96 over 65 years.
The inflation rate in 1984 was 3.72%.
|Cumulative price change||501.96%|
|Average inflation rate||2.80%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$501.96|
|CPI in 1919||10.2|
|CPI in 1984||61.4|
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