According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.94% per year. Prices in 1982 are 616.5% higher than prices in 1931.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1931 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$716.46 in 1982, a difference of CA$616.46 over 51 years.
The inflation rate in 1982 was 9.27%.
|Cumulative price change||616.46%|
|Average inflation rate||3.94%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$616.46|
|CPI in 1931||7.9|
|CPI in 1982||56.6|
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