According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.00% per year. Prices in 2007 are 1335.9% higher than prices in 1939.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1939 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,435.90 in 2007, a difference of CA$1,335.90 over 68 years.
The inflation rate in 2007 was 2.38%.
|Cumulative price change||1335.90%|
|Average inflation rate||4.00%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,335.90|
|CPI in 1939||7.8|
|CPI in 2007||112|
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