According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.44% per year. Prices in 1990 are 768.5% higher than prices in 1926.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1926 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$868.48 in 1990, a difference of CA$768.48 over 64 years.
The inflation rate in 1990 was 4.99%.
|Cumulative price change||768.48%|
|Average inflation rate||3.44%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$768.48|
|CPI in 1926||9.2|
|CPI in 1990||79.9|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1926 dollars in 1990 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 26 May. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1926-CAD-in-1990.