According to Statistics Canada, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 2.81% per year. Prices in 1999 are 818.6% higher than prices in 1919.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1919 is equivalent to CA$918.63 in 1999, a difference of CA$818.63 over 80 years.
The inflation rate in 1999 was 2.63%.
|Cumulative price change||818.63%|
|Average inflation rate||2.81%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$818.63|
|CPI in 1919||10.2|
|CPI in 1999||93.7|
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