According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.77% per year. Prices in 2011 are 1502.7% higher than prices in 1936.
In other words, CA$100 in 1936 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,602.67 in 2011, a difference of CA$1,502.67 over 75 years.
The inflation rate in 2011 was 2.30%.
|Cumulative price change||1502.67%|
|Average inflation rate||3.77%|
|Converted amount (CA$100 base)||CA$1,602.67|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,502.67|
|CPI in 1936||7.5|
|CPI in 2011||120.2|
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