According to Statistics Canada consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.61% per year. Prices in 1991 are 852.9% higher than prices in 1941.
In other words, CA$100 in 1941 is equivalent in purchasing power to CA$952.87 in 1991, a difference of CA$852.87 over 50 years.
The inflation rate in 1991 was 3.75%.
|Cumulative price change||852.87%|
|Average inflation rate||4.61%|
|Converted amount (CA$100 base)||CA$952.87|
|Price difference (CA$100 base)||CA$852.87|
|CPI in 1941||8.7|
|CPI in 1991||82.9|
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You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1941 dollars in 1991 | Canada Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 18 Jun. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1941-CAD-in-1991.