According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.12% per year. Prices in 1997 are 1121.6% higher than prices in 1935.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1935 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,221.62 in 1997, a difference of CA$1,121.62 over 62 years.
The inflation rate in 1997 was 0.78%.
|Cumulative price change||1121.62%|
|Average inflation rate||4.12%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,121.62|
|CPI in 1935||7.4|
|CPI in 1997||90.4|
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