According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.37% per year. Prices in 1980 are 431.0% higher than prices in 1941.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1941 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$531.03 in 1980, a difference of CA$431.03 over 39 years.
The inflation rate in 1980 was 11.06%.
|Cumulative price change||431.03%|
|Average inflation rate||4.37%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$431.03|
|CPI in 1941||8.7|
|CPI in 1980||46.2|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1941 dollars in 1980 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 24 May. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1941-CAD-in-1980.