According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.42% per year. Prices in 1982 are 515.2% higher than prices in 1928.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1928 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$615.22 in 1982, a difference of CA$515.22 over 54 years.
The inflation rate in 1982 was 9.27%.
|Cumulative price change||515.22%|
|Average inflation rate||3.42%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$515.22|
|CPI in 1928||9.2|
|CPI in 1982||56.6|
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