Calculate the Value of $1,000 in 1949

What is $1k in 1949 worth in today's money?
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$10,808
Adjusted for inflation, $1,000 in 1949 is equal to $10,808 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.36%.
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How much is $1,000 in 1949 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $10,808
2020 $10,663
2019 $10,425
2018 $10,229
2017 $10,018
2016 $9,814
2015 $9,743
2014 $9,670
2013 $9,527
2012 $9,364
2011 $9,095
2010 $8,961
2009 $8,723
2008 $8,715
2007 $8,373
2006 $8,166
2005 $7,896
2004 $7,647
2003 $7,506
2002 $7,332
2001 $7,220
2000 $6,983
1999 $6,801
1998 $6,693
1997 $6,581
1996 $6,369
1995 $6,212
Year Equivalent
1994 $6,050
1993 $5,888
1992 $5,722
1991 $5,552
1990 $5,232
1989 $5,000
1988 $4,788
1987 $4,585
1986 $4,535
1985 $4,369
1984 $4,203
1983 $4,050
1982 $3,900
1981 $3,581
1980 $3,183
1979 $2,809
1978 $2,577
1977 $2,415
1976 $2,303
1975 $2,154
1974 $1,917
1973 $1,763
1972 $1,705
1971 $1,651
1970 $1,564
1969 $1,473
1968 $1,407
Year Equivalent
1967 $1,365
1966 $1,320
1965 $1,295
1964 $1,282
1963 $1,261
1962 $1,245
1961 $1,237
1960 $1,220
1959 $1,199
1958 $1,178
1957 $1,145
1956 $1,112
1955 $1,108
1954 $1,116
1953 $1,108
1952 $1,100
1951 $1,037
1950 $979
1949 $1,000
1948 $971
1947 $892
1946 $755
1945 $739
1944 $722
1943 $701
1942 $643
1941 $585
Year Equivalent
1940 $581
1939 $581
1938 $598
1937 $581
1936 $573
1935 $556
1934 $548
1933 $544
1932 $606
1931 $668
1930 $714
1929 $710
1928 $718
1927 $734
1926 $743
1925 $718
1924 $718
1923 $701
1922 $718
1921 $805
1920 $784
1919 $685
1918 $568
1917 $481
1916 $427
1915 $419
1914 $415