According to Statistics Canada, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 2.72% per year. Prices in 2011 are 1078.4% higher than prices in 1919.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1919 is equivalent to CA$1,178.43 in 2011, a difference of CA$1,078.43 over 92 years.
The inflation rate in 2011 was 2.30%.
|Cumulative price change||1078.43%|
|Average inflation rate||2.72%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,078.43|
|CPI in 1919||10.2|
|CPI in 2011||120.2|
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