# AU\$100 in 1925 → AU\$1,910.71 in 1989

## Australia Inflation Calculator

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### Australian Inflation Rate, AU\$100 in 1925 to 1989

According to the Bureau of Statistics consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.72% per year. Prices in 1989 are 1810.7% higher than prices in 1925.

In other words, AU\$100 in 1925 is equivalent in purchasing power to AU\$1,910.71 in 1989, a difference of AU\$1,810.71 over 64 years.

The inflation rate in 1989 was 7.43%.

 Cumulative price change 1810.71% Average inflation rate 4.72% Converted amount (AU\$100 base) AU\$1,910.71 Price difference (AU\$100 base) AU\$1,810.71 CPI in 1925 2.8 CPI in 1989 53.5

### How to calculate the inflation rate for AU\$100, 1925 to 1989

This inflation calculator uses the following inflation rate formula:

CPI in 1989 / CPI in 1925 * 1925 AUD value = 1989 AUD value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Australian CPI was 2.8 in the year 1925 and 53.5 in 1989:

53.5 / 2.8 * AU\$100 = AU\$1,910.71

AU\$100 in 1925 has the same "purchasing power" or "buying power" as AU\$1,910.71 in 1989.

### News headlines from 1925

Politics and news often influence economic performance. Here's what was happening at the time: