According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.64% per year. Prices in 1985 are 636.8% higher than prices in 1941.
In other words, CA$100 in the year 1941 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$736.78 in 1985, a difference of CA$636.78 over 44 years.
The inflation rate in 1985 was 4.40%.
|Cumulative price change||636.78%|
|Average inflation rate||4.64%|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$636.78|
|CPI in 1941||8.7|
|CPI in 1985||64.1|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1941 dollars in 1985 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 28 May. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1941-CAD-in-1985.