According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.35% per year. Prices in 1983 are 839.7% higher than prices in 1915.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1915 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$939.68 in 1983, a difference of CA$839.68 over 68 years.
The inflation rate in 1983 was 4.59%.
|Cumulative price change||839.68%|
|Average inflation rate||3.35%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$839.68|
|CPI in 1915||6.3|
|CPI in 1983||59.2|
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