According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.18% per year. Prices in 1982 are 675.3% higher than prices in 1932.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1932 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$775.34 in 1982, a difference of CA$675.34 over 50 years.
The inflation rate in 1982 was 9.27%.
|Cumulative price change||675.34%|
|Average inflation rate||4.18%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$675.34|
|CPI in 1932||7.3|
|CPI in 1982||56.6|
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