According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 2.73% per year. Prices in 1999 are 736.6% higher than prices in 1920.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1920 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$836.61 in 1999, a difference of CA$736.61 over 79 years.
The inflation rate in 1999 was 2.63%.
|Cumulative price change||736.61%|
|Average inflation rate||2.73%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$736.61|
|CPI in 1920||11.2|
|CPI in 1999||93.7|
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