According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.90% per year. Prices in 2006 are 1302.6% higher than prices in 1937.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1937 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,402.56 in 2006, a difference of CA$1,302.56 over 69 years.
The inflation rate in 2006 was 1.67%.
|Cumulative price change||1302.56%|
|Average inflation rate||3.90%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,302.56|
|CPI in 1937||7.8|
|CPI in 2006||109.4|
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