According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.47% per year. Prices in 1984 are 553.2% higher than prices in 1929.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1929 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$653.19 in 1984, a difference of CA$553.19 over 55 years.
The inflation rate in 1984 was 3.72%.
|Cumulative price change||553.19%|
|Average inflation rate||3.47%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$553.19|
|CPI in 1929||9.4|
|CPI in 1984||61.4|
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