According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 2.86% per year. Prices in 1991 are 640.2% higher than prices in 1920.
In other words, CA$100 in 1920 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$740.18 in 1991, a difference of CA$640.18 over 71 years.
The inflation rate in 1991 was 3.75%.
|Cumulative price change||640.18%|
|Average inflation rate||2.86%|
|Converted amount (CA$100 base)||CA$740.18|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$640.18|
|CPI in 1920||11.2|
|CPI in 1991||82.9|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “CA$100 in 1920 → 1991 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 20 Jun. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1920-CAD-in-1991?amount=100.