According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.33% per year. Prices in 1982 are 798.4% higher than prices in 1915.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1915 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$898.41 in 1982, a difference of CA$798.41 over 67 years.
The inflation rate in 1982 was 9.27%.
|Cumulative price change||798.41%|
|Average inflation rate||3.33%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$798.41|
|CPI in 1915||6.3|
|CPI in 1982||56.6|
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