According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.32% per year. Prices in 1981 are 600.0% higher than prices in 1935.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1935 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$700.00 in 1981, a difference of CA$600.00 over 46 years.
The inflation rate in 1981 was 12.12%.
|Cumulative price change||600.00%|
|Average inflation rate||4.32%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$600.00|
|CPI in 1935||7.4|
|CPI in 1981||51.8|
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