According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.18% per year. Prices in 1985 are 778.1% higher than prices in 1932.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1932 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$878.08 in 1985, a difference of CA$778.08 over 53 years.
The inflation rate in 1985 was 4.40%.
|Cumulative price change||778.08%|
|Average inflation rate||4.18%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$778.08|
|CPI in 1932||7.3|
|CPI in 1985||64.1|
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