Calculate the Value of $1,000 in 1936

What is $1k in 1936 worth in today's money?
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$18,875
Adjusted for inflation, $1,000 in 1936 is equal to $18,875 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.52%.
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How much is $1,000 in 1936 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $18,875
2020 $18,621
2019 $18,205
2018 $17,864
2017 $17,495
2016 $17,139
2015 $17,015
2014 $16,888
2013 $16,638
2012 $16,353
2011 $15,883
2010 $15,648
2009 $15,234
2008 $15,220
2007 $14,623
2006 $14,261
2005 $13,790
2004 $13,355
2003 $13,109
2002 $12,804
2001 $12,609
2000 $12,196
1999 $11,877
1998 $11,688
1997 $11,493
1996 $11,123
1995 $10,848
Year Equivalent
1994 $10,565
1993 $10,283
1992 $9,993
1991 $9,696
1990 $9,138
1989 $8,732
1988 $8,362
1987 $8,007
1986 $7,920
1985 $7,630
1984 $7,341
1983 $7,072
1982 $6,812
1981 $6,254
1980 $5,558
1979 $4,906
1978 $4,500
1977 $4,217
1976 $4,022
1975 $3,761
1974 $3,348
1973 $3,080
1972 $2,978
1971 $2,884
1970 $2,732
1969 $2,572
1968 $2,457
Year Equivalent
1967 $2,384
1966 $2,304
1965 $2,261
1964 $2,239
1963 $2,203
1962 $2,174
1961 $2,159
1960 $2,130
1959 $2,094
1958 $2,058
1957 $2,000
1956 $1,942
1955 $1,935
1954 $1,949
1953 $1,935
1952 $1,920
1951 $1,812
1950 $1,710
1949 $1,746
1948 $1,696
1947 $1,558
1946 $1,319
1945 $1,290
1944 $1,261
1943 $1,225
1942 $1,123
1941 $1,022
Year Equivalent
1940 $1,014
1939 $1,014
1938 $1,043
1937 $1,014
1936 $1,000
1935 $971
1934 $957
1933 $949
1932 $1,058
1931 $1,167
1930 $1,246
1929 $1,239
1928 $1,254
1927 $1,283
1926 $1,297
1925 $1,254
1924 $1,254
1923 $1,225
1922 $1,254
1921 $1,406
1920 $1,370
1919 $1,196
1918 $993
1917 $841
1916 $746
1915 $732
1914 $725