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# CA\$1 in 1934 → CA\$1.03 in 1935

### Canadian Inflation Rate, CA\$1 in 1934 to 1935

According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, prices in 1935 are 2.78% higher than average prices throughout 1934. The dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 2.78% per year during this period, meaning the real value of a dollar decreased.

In other words, CA\$1 in 1934 is equivalent in purchasing power to about CA\$1.03 in 1935.

The 1934 inflation rate was 1.41%. The inflation rate in 1935 was 2.78%. The 1935 inflation rate is lower compared to the average inflation rate of 3.50% per year between 1935 and 2019.

 Average inflation rate 2.78% Converted amount (CA\$1 base) CA\$1.03 Price difference (CA\$1 base) CA\$0.03 CPI in 1934 7.200 CPI in 1935 7.400 Inflation in 1934 1.41% Inflation in 1935 2.78%

### How to Calculate Inflation Rate for CA\$1, 1934 to 1935

This inflation calculator uses the following inflation rate formula:

CPI in 1935CPI in 1934
×
=

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Canadian CPI was 7.2 in the year 1934 and 7.4 in 1935:

7.47.2
×
CA\$1
=
CA\$1.03

CA\$1 in 1934 has the same "purchasing power" or "buying power" as CA\$1.03 in 1935.

To get the total inflation rate for the 1 years between 1934 and 1935, we use the following formula:

CPI in 1935 - CPI in 1934CPI in 1934
×
100
=
Cumulative inflation rate (1 years)

Plugging in the values to this equation, we get:

7.4 - 7.27.2
×
100
=
3%

Politics and news often influence economic performance. Here's what was happening at the time:

• American and Canadian prairies suffer during "The Great Dustbowl", a period of drought and severe dust storms.
• John Dillinger becomes commonly known as America's first Public Enemy Number One.
• Hitler brutally purges the leadership of the Nazi party in an event known as "Night of Long Knives".
• The Assassination of Leningrad mayor Sergey Kirov is used as a pretext by Stalin to start the Great Purge of the Communist party.

### Data Source & Citation

Raw data for these calculations comes from the government of Canada's annual Consumer Price Index (CPI), established in 1914 and computed by Statistics Canada (StatCan).

You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “CA\$1 in 1934 → 1935 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 20 Oct. 2019, https://www.officialdata.org/1934-CAD-in-1935?amount=1.