According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.07% per year. Prices in 1998 are 1133.8% higher than prices in 1935.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1935 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,233.78 in 1998, a difference of CA$1,133.78 over 63 years.
The inflation rate in 1998 was 1.00%.
|Cumulative price change||1133.78%|
|Average inflation rate||4.07%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,133.78|
|CPI in 1935||7.4|
|CPI in 1998||91.3|
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