According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.31% per year. Prices in 2002 are 975.5% higher than prices in 1929.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1929 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,075.53 in 2002, a difference of CA$975.53 over 73 years.
The inflation rate in 2002 was 3.80%.
|Cumulative price change||975.53%|
|Average inflation rate||3.31%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$975.53|
|CPI in 1929||9.4|
|CPI in 2002||101.1|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1929 dollars in 2002 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 24 May. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1929-CAD-in-2002.