According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.70% per year. Prices in 1988 are 721.6% higher than prices in 1930.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1930 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$821.59 in 1988, a difference of CA$721.59 over 58 years.
The inflation rate in 1988 was 3.88%.
|Cumulative price change||721.59%|
|Average inflation rate||3.70%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$721.59|
|CPI in 1930||8.8|
|CPI in 1988||72.3|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1930 dollars in 1988 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 23 May. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1930-CAD-in-1988.