According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.02% per year. Prices in 2016 are 1311.0% higher than prices in 1927.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1927 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,410.99 in 2016, a difference of CA$1,310.99 over 89 years.
The inflation rate in 2016 was 1.50%.
|Cumulative price change||1310.99%|
|Average inflation rate||3.02%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,310.99|
|CPI in 1927||9.1|
|CPI in 2016||128.4|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1927 dollars in 2016 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 23 May. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1927-CAD-in-2016.