According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.47% per year. Prices in 1991 are 1005.3% higher than prices in 1936.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1936 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,105.33 in 1991, a difference of CA$1,005.33 over 55 years.
The inflation rate in 1991 was 3.75%.
|Cumulative price change||1005.33%|
|Average inflation rate||4.47%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,005.33|
|CPI in 1936||7.5|
|CPI in 1991||82.9|
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