According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.23% per year. Prices in 1981 are 629.6% higher than prices in 1933.
In other words, CA$100 in 1933 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$729.58 in 1981, a difference of CA$629.58 over 48 years.
The inflation rate in 1981 was 12.12%.
|Cumulative price change||629.58%|
|Average inflation rate||4.23%|
|Converted amount (CA$100 base)||CA$729.58|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$629.58|
|CPI in 1933||7.1|
|CPI in 1981||51.8|
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