According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.09% per year. Prices in 2012 are 1231.9% higher than prices in 1927.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1927 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,331.87 in 2012, a difference of CA$1,231.87 over 85 years.
The inflation rate in 2012 was 0.83%.
|Cumulative price change||1231.87%|
|Average inflation rate||3.09%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,231.87|
|CPI in 1927||9.1|
|CPI in 2012||121.2|
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