According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.63% per year. Prices in 1990 are 818.4% higher than prices in 1941.
In other words, CA$100 in 1941 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$918.39 in 1990, a difference of CA$818.39 over 49 years.
The inflation rate in 1990 was 4.99%.
|Cumulative price change||818.39%|
|Average inflation rate||4.63%|
|Converted amount (CA$100 base)||CA$918.39|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$818.39|
|CPI in 1941||8.7|
|CPI in 1990||79.9|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1941 dollars in 1990 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 23 Jun. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1941-CAD-in-1990.