According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.17% per year. Prices in 2009 are 1147.8% higher than prices in 1928.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1928 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,247.83 in 2009, a difference of CA$1,147.83 over 81 years.
The inflation rate in 2009 was 1.32%.
|Cumulative price change||1147.83%|
|Average inflation rate||3.17%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,147.83|
|CPI in 1928||9.2|
|CPI in 2009||114.8|
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