Calculate the Value of $2,000 in 1946

What is $2k in 1946 worth in today's money?
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$28,624
Adjusted for inflation, $2,000 in 1946 is equal to $28,624 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.61%.
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How much is $2,000 in 1946 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $28,624
2020 $28,239
2019 $27,608
2018 $27,091
2017 $26,531
2016 $25,992
2015 $25,804
2014 $25,610
2013 $25,231
2012 $24,799
2011 $24,086
2010 $23,731
2009 $23,102
2008 $23,081
2007 $22,176
2006 $21,626
2005 $20,912
2004 $20,253
2003 $19,879
2002 $19,418
2001 $19,121
2000 $18,495
1999 $18,011
1998 $17,725
1997 $17,429
1996 $16,868
1995 $16,451
Year Equivalent
1994 $16,022
1993 $15,593
1992 $15,154
1991 $14,703
1990 $13,857
1989 $13,242
1988 $12,681
1987 $12,143
1986 $12,011
1985 $11,571
1984 $11,132
1983 $10,725
1982 $10,330
1981 $9,484
1980 $8,429
1979 $7,440
1978 $6,824
1977 $6,396
1976 $6,099
1975 $5,703
1974 $5,077
1973 $4,670
1972 $4,516
1971 $4,374
1970 $4,143
1969 $3,901
1968 $3,725
Year Equivalent
1967 $3,615
1966 $3,495
1965 $3,429
1964 $3,396
1963 $3,341
1962 $3,297
1961 $3,275
1960 $3,231
1959 $3,176
1958 $3,121
1957 $3,033
1956 $2,945
1955 $2,934
1954 $2,956
1953 $2,934
1952 $2,912
1951 $2,747
1950 $2,593
1949 $2,648
1948 $2,571
1947 $2,363
1946 $2,000
1945 $1,956
1944 $1,912
1943 $1,857
1942 $1,703
1941 $1,549
Year Equivalent
1940 $1,538
1939 $1,538
1938 $1,582
1937 $1,538
1936 $1,516
1935 $1,473
1934 $1,451
1933 $1,440
1932 $1,604
1931 $1,769
1930 $1,890
1929 $1,879
1928 $1,901
1927 $1,945
1926 $1,967
1925 $1,901
1924 $1,901
1923 $1,857
1922 $1,901
1921 $2,132
1920 $2,077
1919 $1,813
1918 $1,505
1917 $1,275
1916 $1,132
1915 $1,110
1914 $1,099