Calculate the Value of $1,000 in 1937

What is $1k in 1937 worth in today's money?
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$18,605
Adjusted for inflation, $1,000 in 1937 is equal to $18,605 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.54%.
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How much is $1,000 in 1937 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $18,605
2020 $18,355
2019 $17,945
2018 $17,609
2017 $17,245
2016 $16,895
2015 $16,772
2014 $16,646
2013 $16,400
2012 $16,119
2011 $15,656
2010 $15,425
2009 $15,016
2008 $15,003
2007 $14,414
2006 $14,057
2005 $13,593
2004 $13,164
2003 $12,921
2002 $12,621
2001 $12,429
2000 $12,021
1999 $11,707
1998 $11,521
1997 $11,329
1996 $10,964
1995 $10,693
Year Equivalent
1994 $10,414
1993 $10,136
1992 $9,850
1991 $9,557
1990 $9,007
1989 $8,607
1988 $8,243
1987 $7,893
1986 $7,807
1985 $7,521
1984 $7,236
1983 $6,971
1982 $6,714
1981 $6,164
1980 $5,479
1979 $4,836
1978 $4,436
1977 $4,157
1976 $3,964
1975 $3,707
1974 $3,300
1973 $3,036
1972 $2,936
1971 $2,843
1970 $2,693
1969 $2,536
1968 $2,421
Year Equivalent
1967 $2,350
1966 $2,271
1965 $2,229
1964 $2,207
1963 $2,171
1962 $2,143
1961 $2,129
1960 $2,100
1959 $2,064
1958 $2,029
1957 $1,971
1956 $1,914
1955 $1,907
1954 $1,921
1953 $1,907
1952 $1,893
1951 $1,786
1950 $1,686
1949 $1,721
1948 $1,671
1947 $1,536
1946 $1,300
1945 $1,271
1944 $1,243
1943 $1,207
1942 $1,107
1941 $1,007
Year Equivalent
1940 $1,000
1939 $1,000
1938 $1,029
1937 $1,000
1936 $986
1935 $957
1934 $943
1933 $936
1932 $1,043
1931 $1,150
1930 $1,229
1929 $1,221
1928 $1,236
1927 $1,264
1926 $1,279
1925 $1,236
1924 $1,236
1923 $1,207
1922 $1,236
1921 $1,386
1920 $1,350
1919 $1,179
1918 $979
1917 $829
1916 $736
1915 $721
1914 $714