According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.47% per year. Prices in 1991 are 962.8% higher than prices in 1937.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1937 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,062.82 in 1991, a difference of CA$962.82 over 54 years.
The inflation rate in 1991 was 3.75%.
|Cumulative price change||962.82%|
|Average inflation rate||4.47%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$962.82|
|CPI in 1937||7.8|
|CPI in 1991||82.9|
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