According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.68% per year. Prices in 1985 are 628.4% higher than prices in 1930.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1930 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$728.41 in 1985, a difference of CA$628.41 over 55 years.
The inflation rate in 1985 was 4.40%.
|Cumulative price change||628.41%|
|Average inflation rate||3.68%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$628.41|
|CPI in 1930||8.8|
|CPI in 1985||64.1|
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