Calculate the Value of $188 in 1972

What is $188 in 1972 worth in today's money?
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$1,191
Adjusted for inflation, $188 in 1972 is equal to $1,191 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.84%.
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How much is $188 in 1972 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $1,191
2020 $1,175
2019 $1,149
2018 $1,128
2017 $1,104
2016 $1,082
2015 $1,074
2014 $1,066
2013 $1,050
2012 $1,032
2011 $1,003
2010 $988
2009 $962
2008 $961
2007 $923
2006 $900
2005 $870
2004 $843
2003 $827
2002 $808
2001 $796
2000 $770
1999 $750
1998 $738
1997 $725
1996 $702
1995 $685
Year Equivalent
1994 $667
1993 $649
1992 $631
1991 $612
1990 $577
1989 $551
1988 $528
1987 $505
1986 $500
1985 $482
1984 $463
1983 $446
1982 $430
1981 $395
1980 $351
1979 $310
1978 $284
1977 $266
1976 $254
1975 $237
1974 $211
1973 $194
1972 $188
1971 $182
1970 $172
1969 $162
1968 $155
Year Equivalent
1967 $150
1966 $145
1965 $143
1964 $141
1963 $139
1962 $137
1961 $136
1960 $134
1959 $132
1958 $130
1957 $126
1956 $123
1955 $122
1954 $123
1953 $122
1952 $121
1951 $114
1950 $108
1949 $110
1948 $107
1947 $98
1946 $83
1945 $81
1944 $80
1943 $77
1942 $71
1941 $64
Year Equivalent
1940 $64
1939 $64
1938 $66
1937 $64
1936 $63
1935 $61
1934 $60
1933 $60
1932 $67
1931 $74
1930 $79
1929 $78
1928 $79
1927 $81
1926 $82
1925 $79
1924 $79
1923 $77
1922 $79
1921 $89
1920 $86
1919 $75
1918 $63
1917 $53
1916 $47
1915 $46
1914 $46