According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.39% per year. Prices in 1988 are 877.0% higher than prices in 1935.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1935 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$977.03 in 1988, a difference of CA$877.03 over 53 years.
The inflation rate in 1988 was 3.88%.
|Cumulative price change||877.03%|
|Average inflation rate||4.39%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$877.03|
|CPI in 1935||7.4|
|CPI in 1988||72.3|
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