According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 2.78% per year. Prices in 2005 are 954.9% higher than prices in 1919.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1919 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,054.90 in 2005, a difference of CA$954.90 over 86 years.
The inflation rate in 2005 was 2.09%.
|Cumulative price change||954.90%|
|Average inflation rate||2.78%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$954.90|
|CPI in 1919||10.2|
|CPI in 2005||107.6|
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