Calculate the Value of $261 in 1980

What is $261 in 1980 worth in today's money?
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$886
Adjusted for inflation, $261 in 1980 is equal to $886 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.03%.
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How much is $261 in 1980 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $886
2020 $874
2019 $855
2018 $839
2017 $822
2016 $805
2015 $799
2014 $793
2013 $781
2012 $768
2011 $746
2010 $735
2009 $715
2008 $715
2007 $687
2006 $670
2005 $648
2004 $627
2003 $616
2002 $601
2001 $592
2000 $573
1999 $558
1998 $549
1997 $540
1996 $522
1995 $509
Year Equivalent
1994 $496
1993 $483
1992 $469
1991 $455
1990 $429
1989 $410
1988 $393
1987 $376
1986 $372
1985 $358
1984 $345
1983 $332
1982 $320
1981 $294
1980 $261
1979 $230
1978 $211
1977 $198
1976 $189
1975 $177
1974 $157
1973 $145
1972 $140
1971 $135
1970 $128
1969 $121
1968 $115
Year Equivalent
1967 $112
1966 $108
1965 $106
1964 $105
1963 $103
1962 $102
1961 $101
1960 $100
1959 $98
1958 $97
1957 $94
1956 $91
1955 $91
1954 $92
1953 $91
1952 $90
1951 $85
1950 $80
1949 $82
1948 $80
1947 $73
1946 $62
1945 $61
1944 $59
1943 $58
1942 $53
1941 $48
Year Equivalent
1940 $48
1939 $48
1938 $49
1937 $48
1936 $47
1935 $46
1934 $45
1933 $45
1932 $50
1931 $55
1930 $59
1929 $58
1928 $59
1927 $60
1926 $61
1925 $59
1924 $59
1923 $58
1922 $59
1921 $66
1920 $64
1919 $56
1918 $47
1917 $39
1916 $35
1915 $34
1914 $34