According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.42% per year. Prices in 1992 are 1029.3% higher than prices in 1936.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1936 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,129.33 in 1992, a difference of CA$1,029.33 over 56 years.
The inflation rate in 1992 was 2.17%.
|Cumulative price change||1029.33%|
|Average inflation rate||4.42%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,029.33|
|CPI in 1936||7.5|
|CPI in 1992||84.7|
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