According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.51% per year. Prices in 1990 are 778.0% higher than prices in 1927.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1927 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$878.02 in 1990, a difference of CA$778.02 over 63 years.
The inflation rate in 1990 was 4.99%.
|Cumulative price change||778.02%|
|Average inflation rate||3.51%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$778.02|
|CPI in 1927||9.1|
|CPI in 1990||79.9|
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