According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 2.79% per year. Prices in 2003 are 911.8% higher than prices in 1919.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1919 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,011.76 in 2003, a difference of CA$911.76 over 84 years.
The inflation rate in 2003 was 2.08%.
|Cumulative price change||911.76%|
|Average inflation rate||2.79%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$911.76|
|CPI in 1919||10.2|
|CPI in 2003||103.2|
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