According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.45% per year. Prices in 1987 are 664.8% higher than prices in 1927.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1927 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$764.84 in 1987, a difference of CA$664.84 over 60 years.
The inflation rate in 1987 was 4.19%.
|Cumulative price change||664.84%|
|Average inflation rate||3.45%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$664.84|
|CPI in 1927||9.1|
|CPI in 1987||69.6|
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