According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.32% per year. Prices in 1985 are 802.8% higher than prices in 1933.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1933 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$902.82 in 1985, a difference of CA$802.82 over 52 years.
The inflation rate in 1985 was 4.40%.
|Cumulative price change||802.82%|
|Average inflation rate||4.32%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$802.82|
|CPI in 1933||7.1|
|CPI in 1985||64.1|
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