According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.47% per year. Prices in 1987 are 828.0% higher than prices in 1936.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1936 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$928.00 in 1987, a difference of CA$828.00 over 51 years.
The inflation rate in 1987 was 4.19%.
|Cumulative price change||828.00%|
|Average inflation rate||4.47%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$828.00|
|CPI in 1936||7.5|
|CPI in 1987||69.6|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1936 dollars in 1987 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 26 May. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1936-CAD-in-1987.