Calculate the Value of $1,200 in 1926

What is $1.2k in 1926 worth in today's money?
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$18,691
Adjusted for inflation, $1,200 in 1926 is equal to $18,691 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.90%.
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How much is $1,200 in 1926 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $18,691
2021 $17,462
2020 $17,227
2019 $16,842
2018 $16,527
2017 $16,185
2016 $15,856
2015 $15,742
2014 $15,623
2013 $15,392
2012 $15,129
2011 $14,694
2010 $14,477
2009 $14,093
2008 $14,081
2007 $13,528
2006 $13,193
2005 $12,758
2004 $12,355
2003 $12,127
2002 $11,846
2001 $11,665
2000 $11,283
1999 $10,988
1998 $10,813
1997 $10,632
1996 $10,291
1995 $10,036
Year Equivalent
1994 $9,774
1993 $9,513
1992 $9,245
1991 $8,970
1990 $8,454
1989 $8,078
1988 $7,736
1987 $7,408
1986 $7,327
1985 $7,059
1984 $6,791
1983 $6,543
1982 $6,302
1981 $5,785
1980 $5,142
1979 $4,539
1978 $4,163
1977 $3,902
1976 $3,721
1975 $3,479
1974 $3,097
1973 $2,849
1972 $2,755
1971 $2,668
1970 $2,527
1969 $2,380
1968 $2,273
1967 $2,206
Year Equivalent
1966 $2,132
1965 $2,092
1964 $2,072
1963 $2,038
1962 $2,011
1961 $1,998
1960 $1,971
1959 $1,937
1958 $1,904
1957 $1,850
1956 $1,797
1955 $1,790
1954 $1,803
1953 $1,790
1952 $1,777
1951 $1,676
1950 $1,582
1949 $1,616
1948 $1,569
1947 $1,441
1946 $1,220
1945 $1,193
1944 $1,166
1943 $1,133
1942 $1,039
1941 $945
1940 $939
1939 $939
Year Equivalent
1938 $965
1937 $939
1936 $925
1935 $898
1934 $885
1933 $878
1932 $979
1931 $1,079
1930 $1,153
1929 $1,146
1928 $1,160
1927 $1,187
1926 $1,200
1925 $1,160
1924 $1,160
1923 $1,133
1922 $1,160
1921 $1,301
1920 $1,267
1919 $1,106
1918 $918
1917 $778
1916 $691
1915 $677
1914 $670