According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.21% per year. Prices in 1990 are 994.5% higher than prices in 1932.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1932 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,094.52 in 1990, a difference of CA$994.52 over 58 years.
The inflation rate in 1990 was 4.99%.
|Cumulative price change||994.52%|
|Average inflation rate||4.21%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$994.52|
|CPI in 1932||7.3|
|CPI in 1990||79.9|
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