According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 2.78% per year. Prices in 2017 are 1287.2% higher than prices in 1921.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1921 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,387.23 in 2017, a difference of CA$1,287.23 over 96 years.
The inflation rate in 2017 was 1.56%.
|Cumulative price change||1287.23%|
|Average inflation rate||2.78%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,287.23|
|CPI in 1921||9.4|
|CPI in 2017||130.4|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1921 dollars in 2017 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 20 May. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1921-CAD-in-2017.