Calculate the value of $5 in 1939
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$5.00 in 1939 had the same buying power as $84.47 in 2016

Value of a dollar. Calculates inflation to see what a US dollar was worth in the past and today. View historical and today's current inflation rates, using the CPI provided by the United States government. Inflation data is updated regularly, so results may differ from other websites.
Equivalent of $5 in 1939
1940
$5.00
1941
$5.04
1942
$5.54
1943
$6.04
1944
$6.21
1945
$6.36
1946
$6.50
1947
$7.68
1948
$8.36
1949
$8.61
1950
$8.43
1951
$8.93
1952
$9.46
1953
$9.54
1954
$9.61
1955
$9.54
1956
$9.57
1957
$9.86
1958
$10.14
1959
$10.32
1960
$10.50
1961
$10.64
1962
$10.71
1963
$10.86
1964
$11.04
1965
$11.14
1966
$11.36
1967
$11.75
1968
$12.11
1969
$12.68
1970
$13.46
1971
$14.21
1972
$14.68
1973
$15.18
1974
$16.50
1975
$18.54
1976
$19.82
1977
$20.79
1978
$22.18
1979
$24.18
1980
$27.39
1981
$30.82
1982
$33.57
1983
$34.86
1984
$36.18
1985
$37.61
1986
$39.04
1987
$39.46
1988
$41.21
1989
$43.04
1990
$45.04
1991
$47.79
1992
$49.25
1993
$50.68
1994
$52.07
1995
$53.46
1996
$54.82
1997
$56.64
1998
$57.61
1999
$58.54
2000
$60.11
2001
$62.14
2002
$63.11
2003
$64.61
2004
$65.82
2005
$67.96
2006
$70.29
2007
$72.07
2008
$75.01
2009
$75.08
2010
$77.12
2011
$78.28
2012
$80.60
2013
$82.00
2014
$83.23
2015
$83.86
2016
$84.47