According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.29% per year. Prices in 1999 are 929.7% higher than prices in 1927.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1927 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,029.67 in 1999, a difference of CA$929.67 over 72 years.
The inflation rate in 1999 was 2.63%.
|Cumulative price change||929.67%|
|Average inflation rate||3.29%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$929.67|
|CPI in 1927||9.1|
|CPI in 1999||93.7|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1927 dollars in 1999 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 23 May. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1927-CAD-in-1999.