According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.00% per year. Prices in 1990 are 911.4% higher than prices in 1931.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1931 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,011.39 in 1990, a difference of CA$911.39 over 59 years.
The inflation rate in 1990 was 4.99%.
|Cumulative price change||911.39%|
|Average inflation rate||4.00%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$911.39|
|CPI in 1931||7.9|
|CPI in 1990||79.9|
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