According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.20% per year. Prices in 2002 are 998.9% higher than prices in 1926.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1926 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,098.91 in 2002, a difference of CA$998.91 over 76 years.
The inflation rate in 2002 was 3.80%.
|Cumulative price change||998.91%|
|Average inflation rate||3.20%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$998.91|
|CPI in 1926||9.2|
|CPI in 2002||101.1|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1926 dollars in 2002 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 21 May. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1926-CAD-in-2002.