According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.02% per year. Prices in 2006 are 1302.6% higher than prices in 1939.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1939 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$1,402.56 in 2006, a difference of CA$1,302.56 over 67 years.
The inflation rate in 2006 was 1.67%.
|Cumulative price change||1302.56%|
|Average inflation rate||4.02%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$1,302.56|
|CPI in 1939||7.8|
|CPI in 2006||109.4|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1939 dollars in 2006 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 23 May. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1939-CAD-in-2006.