According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.49% per year. Prices in 1987 are 656.5% higher than prices in 1928.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1928 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$756.52 in 1987, a difference of CA$656.52 over 59 years.
The inflation rate in 1987 was 4.19%.
|Cumulative price change||656.52%|
|Average inflation rate||3.49%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$656.52|
|CPI in 1928||9.2|
|CPI in 1987||69.6|
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