According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.48% per year. Prices in 1986 are 626.1% higher than prices in 1928.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1928 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$726.09 in 1986, a difference of CA$626.09 over 58 years.
The inflation rate in 1986 was 4.21%.
|Cumulative price change||626.09%|
|Average inflation rate||3.48%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$626.09|
|CPI in 1928||9.2|
|CPI in 1986||66.8|
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