Calculate the Value of $116 in 1972

What is $116 in 1972 worth in today's money?
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$735
Adjusted for inflation, $116 in 1972 is equal to $735 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.84%.
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How much is $116 in 1972 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $735
2020 $725
2019 $709
2018 $696
2017 $681
2016 $668
2015 $663
2014 $658
2013 $648
2012 $637
2011 $619
2010 $609
2009 $593
2008 $593
2007 $570
2006 $555
2005 $537
2004 $520
2003 $511
2002 $499
2001 $491
2000 $475
1999 $463
1998 $455
1997 $448
1996 $433
1995 $423
Year Equivalent
1994 $412
1993 $400
1992 $389
1991 $378
1990 $356
1989 $340
1988 $326
1987 $312
1986 $308
1985 $297
1984 $286
1983 $275
1982 $265
1981 $244
1980 $216
1979 $191
1978 $175
1977 $164
1976 $157
1975 $146
1974 $130
1973 $120
1972 $116
1971 $112
1970 $106
1969 $100
1968 $96
Year Equivalent
1967 $93
1966 $90
1965 $88
1964 $87
1963 $86
1962 $85
1961 $84
1960 $83
1959 $82
1958 $80
1957 $78
1956 $76
1955 $75
1954 $76
1953 $75
1952 $75
1951 $71
1950 $67
1949 $68
1948 $66
1947 $61
1946 $51
1945 $50
1944 $49
1943 $48
1942 $44
1941 $40
Year Equivalent
1940 $40
1939 $40
1938 $41
1937 $40
1936 $39
1935 $38
1934 $37
1933 $37
1932 $41
1931 $45
1930 $49
1929 $48
1928 $49
1927 $50
1926 $51
1925 $49
1924 $49
1923 $48
1922 $49
1921 $55
1920 $53
1919 $47
1918 $39
1917 $33
1916 $29
1915 $29
1914 $28