Calculate the Value of $1,500 in 1947

What is $1.5k in 1947 worth in today's money?
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$18,173
Adjusted for inflation, $1,500 in 1947 is equal to $18,173 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.43%.
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How much is $1,500 in 1947 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $18,173
2020 $17,928
2019 $17,528
2018 $17,199
2017 $16,844
2016 $16,502
2015 $16,382
2014 $16,259
2013 $16,019
2012 $15,745
2011 $15,292
2010 $15,066
2009 $14,667
2008 $14,654
2007 $14,079
2006 $13,730
2005 $13,277
2004 $12,858
2003 $12,621
2002 $12,328
2001 $12,140
2000 $11,742
1999 $11,435
1998 $11,253
1997 $11,065
1996 $10,709
1995 $10,444
Year Equivalent
1994 $10,172
1993 $9,900
1992 $9,621
1991 $9,335
1990 $8,798
1989 $8,407
1988 $8,051
1987 $7,709
1986 $7,626
1985 $7,347
1984 $7,067
1983 $6,809
1982 $6,558
1981 $6,021
1980 $5,351
1979 $4,723
1978 $4,333
1977 $4,060
1976 $3,872
1975 $3,621
1974 $3,223
1973 $2,965
1972 $2,867
1971 $2,777
1970 $2,630
1969 $2,477
1968 $2,365
Year Equivalent
1967 $2,295
1966 $2,219
1965 $2,177
1964 $2,156
1963 $2,121
1962 $2,093
1961 $2,079
1960 $2,051
1959 $2,016
1958 $1,981
1957 $1,926
1956 $1,870
1955 $1,863
1954 $1,877
1953 $1,863
1952 $1,849
1951 $1,744
1950 $1,647
1949 $1,681
1948 $1,633
1947 $1,500
1946 $1,270
1945 $1,242
1944 $1,214
1943 $1,179
1942 $1,081
1941 $984
Year Equivalent
1940 $977
1939 $977
1938 $1,005
1937 $977
1936 $963
1935 $935
1934 $921
1933 $914
1932 $1,019
1931 $1,123
1930 $1,200
1929 $1,193
1928 $1,207
1927 $1,235
1926 $1,249
1925 $1,207
1924 $1,207
1923 $1,179
1922 $1,207
1921 $1,353
1920 $1,319
1919 $1,151
1918 $956
1917 $809
1916 $719
1915 $705
1914 $698