According to Statistics Canada, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 2.79% per year. Prices in 2004 are 933.3% higher than prices in 1919.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1919 is equivalent to CA$1,033.33 in 2004, a difference of CA$933.33 over 85 years.
The inflation rate in 2004 was 2.13%.
|Cumulative price change||933.33%|
|Average inflation rate||2.79%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$933.33|
|CPI in 1919||10.2|
|CPI in 2004||105.4|
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