According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.17% per year. Prices in 1996 are 1112.2% higher than prices in 1935.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1935 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,212.16 in 1996, a difference of CA$1,112.16 over 61 years.
The inflation rate in 1996 was 2.16%.
|Cumulative price change||1112.16%|
|Average inflation rate||4.17%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,112.16|
|CPI in 1935||7.4|
|CPI in 1996||89.7|
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