According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.37% per year. Prices in 1997 are 882.6% higher than prices in 1928.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1928 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$982.61 in 1997, a difference of CA$882.61 over 69 years.
The inflation rate in 1997 was 0.78%.
|Cumulative price change||882.61%|
|Average inflation rate||3.37%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$882.61|
|CPI in 1928||9.2|
|CPI in 1997||90.4|
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