Calculate the Value of $2,000 in 1948

What is $2k in 1948 worth in today's money?
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$23,829
Adjusted for inflation, $2,000 in 1948 is equal to $23,829 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.41%.
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How much is $2,000 in 1948 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $23,829
2021 $22,263
2020 $21,964
2019 $21,473
2018 $21,070
2017 $20,635
2016 $20,216
2015 $20,069
2014 $19,919
2013 $19,624
2012 $19,288
2011 $18,733
2010 $18,457
2009 $17,968
2008 $17,952
2007 $17,248
2006 $16,821
2005 $16,265
2004 $15,752
2003 $15,462
2002 $15,103
2001 $14,872
2000 $14,385
1999 $14,009
1998 $13,786
1997 $13,556
1996 $13,120
1995 $12,795
Year Equivalent
1994 $12,462
1993 $12,128
1992 $11,786
1991 $11,436
1990 $10,778
1989 $10,299
1988 $9,863
1987 $9,444
1986 $9,342
1985 $9,000
1984 $8,658
1983 $8,342
1982 $8,034
1981 $7,376
1980 $6,556
1979 $5,786
1978 $5,308
1977 $4,974
1976 $4,744
1975 $4,436
1974 $3,949
1973 $3,632
1972 $3,513
1971 $3,402
1970 $3,222
1969 $3,034
1968 $2,897
1967 $2,812
Year Equivalent
1966 $2,718
1965 $2,667
1964 $2,641
1963 $2,598
1962 $2,564
1961 $2,547
1960 $2,513
1959 $2,470
1958 $2,427
1957 $2,359
1956 $2,291
1955 $2,282
1954 $2,299
1953 $2,282
1952 $2,265
1951 $2,137
1950 $2,017
1949 $2,060
1948 $2,000
1947 $1,838
1946 $1,556
1945 $1,521
1944 $1,487
1943 $1,444
1942 $1,325
1941 $1,205
1940 $1,197
1939 $1,197
Year Equivalent
1938 $1,231
1937 $1,197
1936 $1,179
1935 $1,145
1934 $1,128
1933 $1,120
1932 $1,248
1931 $1,376
1930 $1,470
1929 $1,462
1928 $1,479
1927 $1,513
1926 $1,530
1925 $1,479
1924 $1,479
1923 $1,444
1922 $1,479
1921 $1,658
1920 $1,615
1919 $1,410
1918 $1,171
1917 $991
1916 $880
1915 $863
1914 $855