Calculate the Value of $247 in 1942

What is $247 in 1942 worth in today's money?
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$4,151
Adjusted for inflation, $247 in 1942 is equal to $4,151 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.64%.
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How much is $247 in 1942 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $4,151
2020 $4,095
2019 $4,004
2018 $3,928
2017 $3,847
2016 $3,769
2015 $3,742
2014 $3,714
2013 $3,659
2012 $3,596
2011 $3,493
2010 $3,441
2009 $3,350
2008 $3,347
2007 $3,216
2006 $3,136
2005 $3,033
2004 $2,937
2003 $2,883
2002 $2,816
2001 $2,773
2000 $2,682
1999 $2,612
1998 $2,570
1997 $2,527
1996 $2,446
1995 $2,386
Year Equivalent
1994 $2,323
1993 $2,261
1992 $2,198
1991 $2,132
1990 $2,009
1989 $1,920
1988 $1,839
1987 $1,761
1986 $1,742
1985 $1,678
1984 $1,614
1983 $1,555
1982 $1,498
1981 $1,375
1980 $1,222
1979 $1,079
1978 $990
1977 $927
1976 $884
1975 $827
1974 $736
1973 $677
1972 $655
1971 $634
1970 $601
1969 $566
1968 $540
Year Equivalent
1967 $524
1966 $507
1965 $497
1964 $492
1963 $484
1962 $478
1961 $475
1960 $469
1959 $461
1958 $453
1957 $440
1956 $427
1955 $425
1954 $429
1953 $425
1952 $422
1951 $398
1950 $376
1949 $384
1948 $373
1947 $343
1946 $290
1945 $284
1944 $277
1943 $269
1942 $247
1941 $225
Year Equivalent
1940 $223
1939 $223
1938 $229
1937 $223
1936 $220
1935 $214
1934 $210
1933 $209
1932 $233
1931 $257
1930 $274
1929 $272
1928 $276
1927 $282
1926 $285
1925 $276
1924 $276
1923 $269
1922 $276
1921 $309
1920 $301
1919 $263
1918 $218
1917 $185
1916 $164
1915 $161
1914 $159