According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.38% per year. Prices in 1982 are 522.0% higher than prices in 1927.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1927 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$621.98 in 1982, a difference of CA$521.98 over 55 years.
The inflation rate in 1982 was 9.27%.
|Cumulative price change||521.98%|
|Average inflation rate||3.38%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$521.98|
|CPI in 1927||9.1|
|CPI in 1982||56.6|
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