Calculate the Value of $144 in 1978

What is $144 in 1978 worth in today's money?
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$604
Adjusted for inflation, $144 in 1978 is equal to $604 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.39%.
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How much is $144 in 1978 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $604
2020 $596
2019 $583
2018 $572
2017 $560
2016 $548
2015 $544
2014 $540
2013 $532
2012 $523
2011 $508
2010 $501
2009 $487
2008 $487
2007 $468
2006 $456
2005 $441
2004 $427
2003 $419
2002 $410
2001 $403
2000 $390
1999 $380
1998 $374
1997 $368
1996 $356
1995 $347
Year Equivalent
1994 $338
1993 $329
1992 $320
1991 $310
1990 $292
1989 $279
1988 $268
1987 $256
1986 $253
1985 $244
1984 $235
1983 $226
1982 $218
1981 $200
1980 $178
1979 $157
1978 $144
1977 $135
1976 $129
1975 $120
1974 $107
1973 $99
1972 $95
1971 $92
1970 $87
1969 $82
1968 $79
Year Equivalent
1967 $76
1966 $74
1965 $72
1964 $72
1963 $70
1962 $70
1961 $69
1960 $68
1959 $67
1958 $66
1957 $64
1956 $62
1955 $62
1954 $62
1953 $62
1952 $61
1951 $58
1950 $55
1949 $56
1948 $54
1947 $50
1946 $42
1945 $41
1944 $40
1943 $39
1942 $36
1941 $33
Year Equivalent
1940 $32
1939 $32
1938 $33
1937 $32
1936 $32
1935 $31
1934 $31
1933 $30
1932 $34
1931 $37
1930 $40
1929 $40
1928 $40
1927 $41
1926 $42
1925 $40
1924 $40
1923 $39
1922 $40
1921 $45
1920 $44
1919 $38
1918 $32
1917 $27
1916 $24
1915 $23
1914 $23