Calculate the Value of $1,000 in 1926

What is $1k in 1926 worth in today's money?
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$14,552
Adjusted for inflation, $1,000 in 1926 is equal to $14,552 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.86%.
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How much is $1,000 in 1926 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $14,552
2020 $14,356
2019 $14,035
2018 $13,772
2017 $13,488
2016 $13,214
2015 $13,118
2014 $13,019
2013 $12,827
2012 $12,607
2011 $12,245
2010 $12,064
2009 $11,745
2008 $11,734
2007 $11,274
2006 $10,994
2005 $10,631
2004 $10,296
2003 $10,106
2002 $9,872
2001 $9,721
2000 $9,402
1999 $9,156
1998 $9,011
1997 $8,860
1996 $8,575
1995 $8,363
Year Equivalent
1994 $8,145
1993 $7,927
1992 $7,704
1991 $7,475
1990 $7,045
1989 $6,732
1988 $6,447
1987 $6,173
1986 $6,106
1985 $5,883
1984 $5,659
1983 $5,453
1982 $5,251
1981 $4,821
1980 $4,285
1979 $3,782
1978 $3,469
1977 $3,251
1976 $3,101
1975 $2,899
1974 $2,581
1973 $2,374
1972 $2,296
1971 $2,223
1970 $2,106
1969 $1,983
1968 $1,894
Year Equivalent
1967 $1,838
1966 $1,777
1965 $1,743
1964 $1,726
1963 $1,698
1962 $1,676
1961 $1,665
1960 $1,642
1959 $1,615
1958 $1,587
1957 $1,542
1956 $1,497
1955 $1,492
1954 $1,503
1953 $1,492
1952 $1,480
1951 $1,397
1950 $1,318
1949 $1,346
1948 $1,307
1947 $1,201
1946 $1,017
1945 $994
1944 $972
1943 $944
1942 $866
1941 $788
Year Equivalent
1940 $782
1939 $782
1938 $804
1937 $782
1936 $771
1935 $749
1934 $737
1933 $732
1932 $816
1931 $899
1930 $961
1929 $955
1928 $966
1927 $989
1926 $1,000
1925 $966
1924 $966
1923 $944
1922 $966
1921 $1,084
1920 $1,056
1919 $922
1918 $765
1917 $648
1916 $575
1915 $564
1914 $559