# AU\$100 in 1926 → AU\$2,786.21 in 2004

## Australia Inflation Calculator

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### Australian Inflation Rate, AU\$100 in 1926 to 2004

According to the Bureau of Statistics consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.36% per year. Prices in 2004 are 2686.2% higher than prices in 1926.

In other words, AU\$100 in 1926 is equivalent in purchasing power to AU\$2,786.21 in 2004, a difference of AU\$2,686.21 over 78 years.

The inflation rate in 2004 was 2.28%.

 Cumulative price change 2686.21% Average inflation rate 4.36% Converted amount (AU\$100 base) AU\$2,786.21 Price difference (AU\$100 base) AU\$2,686.21 CPI in 1926 2.9 CPI in 2004 80.8

### How to calculate the inflation rate for AU\$100, 1926 to 2004

This inflation calculator uses the following inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2004 / CPI in 1926 * 1926 AUD value = 2004 AUD value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Australian CPI was 2.9 in the year 1926 and 80.8 in 2004:

80.8 / 2.9 * AU\$100 = AU\$2,786.21

AU\$100 in 1926 has the same "purchasing power" or "buying power" as AU\$2,786.21 in 2004.