AU$100 in 1924 → AU$2,175 in 1993

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Australian Inflation Rate, 1924-1993 (AU$100)

According to the Bureau of Statistics, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.56% per year. Prices in 1993 are 2075.0% higher than prices in 1924.

In other words, AU$100 in the year 1924 is equivalent to AU$2,175 in 1993, a difference of AU$2,075.00 over 69 years.

The inflation rate in 1993 was 1.67%.

Inflation from 1924 to 1993
Cumulative price change 2075.00%
Average inflation rate 4.56%
Price difference (AU$100 base) AU$2,075.00
CPI in 1924 2.8
CPI in 1993 60.9


AUD inflation chart from 1922 to 2017


How to calculate the inflation rate for AU$100, 1924 to 1993

Start with the inflation rate formula:

CPI in 1993 / CPI in 1924 * 1924 AUD value = 1993 AUD value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Australian CPI was 2.8 in the year 1924 and 60.9 in 1993:

60.9 / 2.8 * AU$100 = AU$2,175

AU$100 in 1924 has the same "purchasing power" as AU$2,175 in 1993.


Inflation Data Source: The government of Australia's annual (CPI) as provided by the Reserve Bank of Australia. The consumer price index was established in 1922 and is tracked by Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).


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