According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.40% per year. Prices in 1983 are 550.5% higher than prices in 1927.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1927 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$650.55 in 1983, a difference of CA$550.55 over 56 years.
The inflation rate in 1983 was 4.59%.
|Cumulative price change||550.55%|
|Average inflation rate||3.40%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$550.55|
|CPI in 1927||9.1|
|CPI in 1983||59.2|
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