According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.01% per year. Prices in 1998 are 1185.9% higher than prices in 1933.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1933 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,285.92 in 1998, a difference of CA$1,185.92 over 65 years.
The inflation rate in 1998 was 1.00%.
|Cumulative price change||1185.92%|
|Average inflation rate||4.01%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,185.92|
|CPI in 1933||7.1|
|CPI in 1998||91.3|
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