According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.40% per year. Prices in 1987 are 840.5% higher than prices in 1935.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1935 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$940.54 in 1987, a difference of CA$840.54 over 52 years.
The inflation rate in 1987 was 4.19%.
|Cumulative price change||840.54%|
|Average inflation rate||4.40%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$840.54|
|CPI in 1935||7.4|
|CPI in 1987||69.6|
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