Calculate the Value of $1,000 in 1953

What is $1k in 1953 worth in today's money?
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$9,756
Adjusted for inflation, $1,000 in 1953 is equal to $9,756 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.41%.
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How much is $1,000 in 1953 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $9,756
2020 $9,624
2019 $9,409
2018 $9,233
2017 $9,042
2016 $8,859
2015 $8,794
2014 $8,728
2013 $8,599
2012 $8,452
2011 $8,209
2010 $8,088
2009 $7,874
2008 $7,867
2007 $7,558
2006 $7,371
2005 $7,127
2004 $6,903
2003 $6,775
2002 $6,618
2001 $6,517
2000 $6,303
1999 $6,139
1998 $6,041
1997 $5,940
1996 $5,749
1995 $5,607
Year Equivalent
1994 $5,461
1993 $5,315
1992 $5,165
1991 $5,011
1990 $4,723
1989 $4,513
1988 $4,322
1987 $4,139
1986 $4,094
1985 $3,944
1984 $3,794
1983 $3,655
1982 $3,521
1981 $3,232
1980 $2,873
1979 $2,536
1978 $2,326
1977 $2,180
1976 $2,079
1975 $1,944
1974 $1,730
1973 $1,592
1972 $1,539
1971 $1,491
1970 $1,412
1969 $1,330
1968 $1,270
Year Equivalent
1967 $1,232
1966 $1,191
1965 $1,169
1964 $1,157
1963 $1,139
1962 $1,124
1961 $1,116
1960 $1,101
1959 $1,082
1958 $1,064
1957 $1,034
1956 $1,004
1955 $1,000
1954 $1,007
1953 $1,000
1952 $993
1951 $936
1950 $884
1949 $903
1948 $876
1947 $805
1946 $682
1945 $667
1944 $652
1943 $633
1942 $581
1941 $528
Year Equivalent
1940 $524
1939 $524
1938 $539
1937 $524
1936 $517
1935 $502
1934 $494
1933 $491
1932 $547
1931 $603
1930 $644
1929 $640
1928 $648
1927 $663
1926 $670
1925 $648
1924 $648
1923 $633
1922 $648
1921 $727
1920 $708
1919 $618
1918 $513
1917 $434
1916 $386
1915 $378
1914 $375