According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.15% per year. Prices in 1980 are 524.3% higher than prices in 1935.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1935 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$624.32 in 1980, a difference of CA$524.32 over 45 years.
The inflation rate in 1980 was 11.06%.
|Cumulative price change||524.32%|
|Average inflation rate||4.15%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$524.32|
|CPI in 1935||7.4|
|CPI in 1980||46.2|
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