According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.16% per year. Prices in 2005 are 1069.6% higher than prices in 1926.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1926 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,169.57 in 2005, a difference of CA$1,069.57 over 79 years.
The inflation rate in 2005 was 2.09%.
|Cumulative price change||1069.57%|
|Average inflation rate||3.16%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,069.57|
|CPI in 1926||9.2|
|CPI in 2005||107.6|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1926 dollars in 2005 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 26 May. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1926-CAD-in-2005.