According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.19% per year. Prices in 1983 are 711.0% higher than prices in 1932.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1932 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$810.96 in 1983, a difference of CA$710.96 over 51 years.
The inflation rate in 1983 was 4.59%.
|Cumulative price change||710.96%|
|Average inflation rate||4.19%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$710.96|
|CPI in 1932||7.3|
|CPI in 1983||59.2|
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