According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.11% per year. Prices in 1980 are 407.7% higher than prices in 1927.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1927 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$507.69 in 1980, a difference of CA$407.69 over 53 years.
The inflation rate in 1980 was 11.06%.
|Cumulative price change||407.69%|
|Average inflation rate||3.11%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$407.69|
|CPI in 1927||9.1|
|CPI in 1980||46.2|
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