Calculate the Value of $1,000 in 1946

What is $1k in 1946 worth in today's money?
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$14,312
Adjusted for inflation, $1,000 in 1946 is equal to $14,312 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.61%.
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How much is $1,000 in 1946 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $14,312
2020 $14,119
2019 $13,804
2018 $13,545
2017 $13,265
2016 $12,996
2015 $12,902
2014 $12,805
2013 $12,615
2012 $12,400
2011 $12,043
2010 $11,865
2009 $11,551
2008 $11,540
2007 $11,088
2006 $10,813
2005 $10,456
2004 $10,126
2003 $9,940
2002 $9,709
2001 $9,560
2000 $9,247
1999 $9,005
1998 $8,863
1997 $8,714
1996 $8,434
1995 $8,225
Year Equivalent
1994 $8,011
1993 $7,797
1992 $7,577
1991 $7,352
1990 $6,929
1989 $6,621
1988 $6,341
1987 $6,071
1986 $6,005
1985 $5,786
1984 $5,566
1983 $5,363
1982 $5,165
1981 $4,742
1980 $4,214
1979 $3,720
1978 $3,412
1977 $3,198
1976 $3,049
1975 $2,852
1974 $2,538
1973 $2,335
1972 $2,258
1971 $2,187
1970 $2,071
1969 $1,951
1968 $1,863
Year Equivalent
1967 $1,808
1966 $1,747
1965 $1,714
1964 $1,698
1963 $1,670
1962 $1,648
1961 $1,637
1960 $1,615
1959 $1,588
1958 $1,560
1957 $1,516
1956 $1,473
1955 $1,467
1954 $1,478
1953 $1,467
1952 $1,456
1951 $1,374
1950 $1,297
1949 $1,324
1948 $1,286
1947 $1,181
1946 $1,000
1945 $978
1944 $956
1943 $929
1942 $852
1941 $775
Year Equivalent
1940 $769
1939 $769
1938 $791
1937 $769
1936 $758
1935 $736
1934 $725
1933 $720
1932 $802
1931 $885
1930 $945
1929 $940
1928 $951
1927 $973
1926 $984
1925 $951
1924 $951
1923 $929
1922 $951
1921 $1,066
1920 $1,038
1919 $907
1918 $753
1917 $637
1916 $566
1915 $555
1914 $549