Calculate the Value of $1,700 in 1979

What is $1.7k in 1979 worth in today's money?
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$6,541
Adjusted for inflation, $1,700 in 1979 is equal to $6,541 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.26%.
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How much is $1,700 in 1979 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $6,541
2020 $6,453
2019 $6,309
2018 $6,190
2017 $6,063
2016 $5,939
2015 $5,896
2014 $5,852
2013 $5,765
2012 $5,667
2011 $5,504
2010 $5,423
2009 $5,279
2008 $5,274
2007 $5,067
2006 $4,942
2005 $4,779
2004 $4,628
2003 $4,543
2002 $4,437
2001 $4,369
2000 $4,226
1999 $4,116
1998 $4,050
1997 $3,983
1996 $3,855
1995 $3,759
Year Equivalent
1994 $3,661
1993 $3,563
1992 $3,463
1991 $3,360
1990 $3,166
1989 $3,026
1988 $2,898
1987 $2,775
1986 $2,745
1985 $2,644
1984 $2,544
1983 $2,451
1982 $2,360
1981 $2,167
1980 $1,926
1979 $1,700
1978 $1,559
1977 $1,461
1976 $1,394
1975 $1,303
1974 $1,160
1973 $1,067
1972 $1,032
1971 $999
1970 $947
1969 $891
1968 $851
Year Equivalent
1967 $826
1966 $799
1965 $783
1964 $776
1963 $763
1962 $753
1961 $748
1960 $738
1959 $726
1958 $713
1957 $693
1956 $673
1955 $670
1954 $675
1953 $670
1952 $665
1951 $628
1950 $593
1949 $605
1948 $588
1947 $540
1946 $457
1945 $447
1944 $437
1943 $424
1942 $389
1941 $354
Year Equivalent
1940 $352
1939 $352
1938 $362
1937 $352
1936 $347
1935 $336
1934 $331
1933 $329
1932 $367
1931 $404
1930 $432
1929 $429
1928 $434
1927 $444
1926 $449
1925 $434
1924 $434
1923 $424
1922 $434
1921 $487
1920 $475
1919 $414
1918 $344
1917 $291
1916 $259
1915 $254
1914 $251