Calculate the Value of $247 in 1978

What is $247 in 1978 worth in today's money?
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$1,036
Adjusted for inflation, $247 in 1978 is equal to $1,036 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.39%.
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How much is $247 in 1978 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $1,036
2020 $1,022
2019 $999
2018 $981
2017 $960
2016 $941
2015 $934
2014 $927
2013 $913
2012 $898
2011 $872
2010 $859
2009 $836
2008 $835
2007 $803
2006 $783
2005 $757
2004 $733
2003 $720
2002 $703
2001 $692
2000 $669
1999 $652
1998 $642
1997 $631
1996 $611
1995 $595
Year Equivalent
1994 $580
1993 $564
1992 $548
1991 $532
1990 $502
1989 $479
1988 $459
1987 $440
1986 $435
1985 $419
1984 $403
1983 $388
1982 $374
1981 $343
1980 $305
1979 $269
1978 $247
1977 $231
1976 $221
1975 $206
1974 $184
1973 $169
1972 $163
1971 $158
1970 $150
1969 $141
1968 $135
Year Equivalent
1967 $131
1966 $126
1965 $124
1964 $123
1963 $121
1962 $119
1961 $119
1960 $117
1959 $115
1958 $113
1957 $110
1956 $107
1955 $106
1954 $107
1953 $106
1952 $105
1951 $99
1950 $94
1949 $96
1948 $93
1947 $86
1946 $72
1945 $71
1944 $69
1943 $67
1942 $62
1941 $56
Year Equivalent
1940 $56
1939 $56
1938 $57
1937 $56
1936 $55
1935 $53
1934 $53
1933 $52
1932 $58
1931 $64
1930 $68
1929 $68
1928 $69
1927 $70
1926 $71
1925 $69
1924 $69
1923 $67
1922 $69
1921 $77
1920 $75
1919 $66
1918 $54
1917 $46
1916 $41
1915 $40
1914 $40