Calculate the Value of $1,000 in 1970

What is $1k in 1970 worth in today's money?
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$6,909
Adjusted for inflation, $1,000 in 1970 is equal to $6,909 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.86%.
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How much is $1,000 in 1970 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $6,909
2020 $6,816
2019 $6,664
2018 $6,539
2017 $6,404
2016 $6,274
2015 $6,228
2014 $6,182
2013 $6,090
2012 $5,986
2011 $5,814
2010 $5,728
2009 $5,576
2008 $5,571
2007 $5,353
2006 $5,220
2005 $5,048
2004 $4,889
2003 $4,798
2002 $4,687
2001 $4,615
2000 $4,464
1999 $4,347
1998 $4,279
1997 $4,207
1996 $4,072
1995 $3,971
Year Equivalent
1994 $3,867
1993 $3,764
1992 $3,658
1991 $3,549
1990 $3,345
1989 $3,196
1988 $3,061
1987 $2,931
1986 $2,899
1985 $2,793
1984 $2,687
1983 $2,589
1982 $2,493
1981 $2,289
1980 $2,034
1979 $1,796
1978 $1,647
1977 $1,544
1976 $1,472
1975 $1,377
1974 $1,225
1973 $1,127
1972 $1,090
1971 $1,056
1970 $1,000
1969 $942
1968 $899
Year Equivalent
1967 $873
1966 $844
1965 $828
1964 $820
1963 $806
1962 $796
1961 $790
1960 $780
1959 $767
1958 $753
1957 $732
1956 $711
1955 $708
1954 $714
1953 $708
1952 $703
1951 $663
1950 $626
1949 $639
1948 $621
1947 $570
1946 $483
1945 $472
1944 $462
1943 $448
1942 $411
1941 $374
Year Equivalent
1940 $371
1939 $371
1938 $382
1937 $371
1936 $366
1935 $355
1934 $350
1933 $347
1932 $387
1931 $427
1930 $456
1929 $454
1928 $459
1927 $469
1926 $475
1925 $459
1924 $459
1923 $448
1922 $459
1921 $515
1920 $501
1919 $438
1918 $363
1917 $308
1916 $273
1915 $268
1914 $265