According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.12% per year. Prices in 2012 are 1217.4% higher than prices in 1928.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1928 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,317.39 in 2012, a difference of CA$1,217.39 over 84 years.
The inflation rate in 2012 was 0.83%.
|Cumulative price change||1217.39%|
|Average inflation rate||3.12%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,217.39|
|CPI in 1928||9.2|
|CPI in 2012||121.2|
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