Calculate the Value of $188 in 1979

What is $188 in 1979 worth in today's money?
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$723
Adjusted for inflation, $188 in 1979 is equal to $723 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.26%.
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How much is $188 in 1979 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $723
2020 $714
2019 $698
2018 $685
2017 $670
2016 $657
2015 $652
2014 $647
2013 $638
2012 $627
2011 $609
2010 $600
2009 $584
2008 $583
2007 $560
2006 $547
2005 $528
2004 $512
2003 $502
2002 $491
2001 $483
2000 $467
1999 $455
1998 $448
1997 $440
1996 $426
1995 $416
Year Equivalent
1994 $405
1993 $394
1992 $383
1991 $372
1990 $350
1989 $335
1988 $320
1987 $307
1986 $304
1985 $292
1984 $281
1983 $271
1982 $261
1981 $240
1980 $213
1979 $188
1978 $172
1977 $162
1976 $154
1975 $144
1974 $128
1973 $118
1972 $114
1971 $111
1970 $105
1969 $99
1968 $94
Year Equivalent
1967 $91
1966 $88
1965 $87
1964 $86
1963 $84
1962 $83
1961 $83
1960 $82
1959 $80
1958 $79
1957 $77
1956 $74
1955 $74
1954 $75
1953 $74
1952 $74
1951 $69
1950 $66
1949 $67
1948 $65
1947 $60
1946 $51
1945 $49
1944 $48
1943 $47
1942 $43
1941 $39
Year Equivalent
1940 $39
1939 $39
1938 $40
1937 $39
1936 $38
1935 $37
1934 $37
1933 $36
1932 $41
1931 $45
1930 $48
1929 $47
1928 $48
1927 $49
1926 $50
1925 $48
1924 $48
1923 $47
1922 $48
1921 $54
1920 $52
1919 $46
1918 $38
1917 $32
1916 $29
1915 $28
1914 $28