According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.96% per year. Prices in 2004 are 1305.3% higher than prices in 1936.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1936 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,405.33 in 2004, a difference of CA$1,305.33 over 68 years.
The inflation rate in 2004 was 2.13%.
|Cumulative price change||1305.33%|
|Average inflation rate||3.96%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,305.33|
|CPI in 1936||7.5|
|CPI in 2004||105.4|
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