According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.92% per year. Prices in 1980 are 532.9% higher than prices in 1932.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1932 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$632.88 in 1980, a difference of CA$532.88 over 48 years.
The inflation rate in 1980 was 11.06%.
|Cumulative price change||532.88%|
|Average inflation rate||3.92%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$532.88|
|CPI in 1932||7.3|
|CPI in 1980||46.2|
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