Calculate the Value of $188 in 1942

What is $188 in 1942 worth in today's money?
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$3,159
Adjusted for inflation, $188 in 1942 is equal to $3,159 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.64%.
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How much is $188 in 1942 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $3,159
2020 $3,117
2019 $3,047
2018 $2,990
2017 $2,928
2016 $2,869
2015 $2,848
2014 $2,827
2013 $2,785
2012 $2,737
2011 $2,658
2010 $2,619
2009 $2,550
2008 $2,548
2007 $2,448
2006 $2,387
2005 $2,308
2004 $2,235
2003 $2,194
2002 $2,143
2001 $2,110
2000 $2,041
1999 $1,988
1998 $1,956
1997 $1,924
1996 $1,862
1995 $1,816
Year Equivalent
1994 $1,768
1993 $1,721
1992 $1,673
1991 $1,623
1990 $1,529
1989 $1,462
1988 $1,400
1987 $1,340
1986 $1,326
1985 $1,277
1984 $1,229
1983 $1,184
1982 $1,140
1981 $1,047
1980 $930
1979 $821
1978 $753
1977 $706
1976 $673
1975 $629
1974 $560
1973 $515
1972 $499
1971 $483
1970 $457
1969 $431
1968 $411
Year Equivalent
1967 $399
1966 $386
1965 $378
1964 $375
1963 $369
1962 $364
1961 $361
1960 $357
1959 $351
1958 $344
1957 $335
1956 $325
1955 $324
1954 $326
1953 $324
1952 $321
1951 $303
1950 $286
1949 $292
1948 $284
1947 $261
1946 $221
1945 $216
1944 $211
1943 $205
1942 $188
1941 $171
Year Equivalent
1940 $170
1939 $170
1938 $175
1937 $170
1936 $167
1935 $163
1934 $160
1933 $159
1932 $177
1931 $195
1930 $209
1929 $207
1928 $210
1927 $215
1926 $217
1925 $210
1924 $210
1923 $205
1922 $210
1921 $235
1920 $229
1919 $200
1918 $166
1917 $141
1916 $125
1915 $123
1914 $121