According to Statistics Canada, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 2.73% per year. Prices in 2009 are 1025.5% higher than prices in 1919.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1919 is equivalent to CA$1,125.49 in 2009, a difference of CA$1,025.49 over 90 years.
The inflation rate in 2009 was 1.32%.
|Cumulative price change||1025.49%|
|Average inflation rate||2.73%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,025.49|
|CPI in 1919||10.2|
|CPI in 2009||114.8|
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