Calculate the Value of $116 in 1959

What is $116 in 1959 worth in today's money?
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$1,046
Adjusted for inflation, $116 in 1959 is equal to $1,046 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.61%.
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How much is $116 in 1959 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $1,046
2020 $1,031
2019 $1,008
2018 $990
2017 $969
2016 $949
2015 $942
2014 $935
2013 $922
2012 $906
2011 $880
2010 $867
2009 $844
2008 $843
2007 $810
2006 $790
2005 $764
2004 $740
2003 $726
2002 $709
2001 $698
2000 $676
1999 $658
1998 $647
1997 $637
1996 $616
1995 $601
Year Equivalent
1994 $585
1993 $570
1992 $554
1991 $537
1990 $506
1989 $484
1988 $463
1987 $444
1986 $439
1985 $423
1984 $407
1983 $392
1982 $377
1981 $346
1980 $308
1979 $272
1978 $249
1977 $234
1976 $223
1975 $208
1974 $185
1973 $171
1972 $165
1971 $160
1970 $151
1969 $142
1968 $136
Year Equivalent
1967 $132
1966 $128
1965 $125
1964 $124
1963 $122
1962 $120
1961 $120
1960 $118
1959 $116
1958 $114
1957 $111
1956 $108
1955 $107
1954 $108
1953 $107
1952 $106
1951 $100
1950 $95
1949 $97
1948 $94
1947 $86
1946 $73
1945 $71
1944 $70
1943 $68
1942 $62
1941 $57
Year Equivalent
1940 $56
1939 $56
1938 $58
1937 $56
1936 $55
1935 $54
1934 $53
1933 $53
1932 $59
1931 $65
1930 $69
1929 $69
1928 $69
1927 $71
1926 $72
1925 $69
1924 $69
1923 $68
1922 $69
1921 $78
1920 $76
1919 $66
1918 $55
1917 $47
1916 $41
1915 $41
1914 $40