According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.67% per year. Prices in 1982 are 550.6% higher than prices in 1941.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1941 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$650.57 in 1982, a difference of CA$550.57 over 41 years.
The inflation rate in 1982 was 9.27%.
|Cumulative price change||550.57%|
|Average inflation rate||4.67%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$550.57|
|CPI in 1941||8.7|
|CPI in 1982||56.6|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1941 dollars in 1982 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 28 May. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1941-CAD-in-1982.