According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.55% per year. Prices in 1993 are 1003.8% higher than prices in 1939.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1939 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,103.85 in 1993, a difference of CA$1,003.85 over 54 years.
The inflation rate in 1993 was 1.65%.
|Cumulative price change||1003.85%|
|Average inflation rate||4.55%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,003.85|
|CPI in 1939||7.8|
|CPI in 1993||86.1|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1939 dollars in 1993 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 21 May. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1939-CAD-in-1993.