According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.43% per year. Prices in 1983 are 700.0% higher than prices in 1935.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1935 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$800 in 1983, a difference of CA$700.00 over 48 years.
The inflation rate in 1983 was 4.59%.
|Cumulative price change||700.00%|
|Average inflation rate||4.43%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$700.00|
|CPI in 1935||7.4|
|CPI in 1983||59.2|
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