According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.11% per year. Prices in 1981 are 457.0% higher than prices in 1925.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1925 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$556.99 in 1981, a difference of CA$456.99 over 56 years.
The inflation rate in 1981 was 12.12%.
|Cumulative price change||456.99%|
|Average inflation rate||3.11%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$456.99|
|CPI in 1925||9.3|
|CPI in 1981||51.8|
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