Calculate the Value of $266 in 1979

What is $266 in 1979 worth in today's money?
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$1,023
Adjusted for inflation, $266 in 1979 is equal to $1,023 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.26%.
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How much is $266 in 1979 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $1,023
2020 $1,010
2019 $987
2018 $969
2017 $949
2016 $929
2015 $923
2014 $916
2013 $902
2012 $887
2011 $861
2010 $848
2009 $826
2008 $825
2007 $793
2006 $773
2005 $748
2004 $724
2003 $711
2002 $694
2001 $684
2000 $661
1999 $644
1998 $634
1997 $623
1996 $603
1995 $588
Year Equivalent
1994 $573
1993 $558
1992 $542
1991 $526
1990 $495
1989 $473
1988 $453
1987 $434
1986 $429
1985 $414
1984 $398
1983 $383
1982 $369
1981 $339
1980 $301
1979 $266
1978 $244
1977 $229
1976 $218
1975 $204
1974 $182
1973 $167
1972 $161
1971 $156
1970 $148
1969 $139
1968 $133
Year Equivalent
1967 $129
1966 $125
1965 $123
1964 $121
1963 $119
1962 $118
1961 $117
1960 $116
1959 $114
1958 $112
1957 $108
1956 $105
1955 $105
1954 $106
1953 $105
1952 $104
1951 $98
1950 $93
1949 $95
1948 $92
1947 $84
1946 $72
1945 $70
1944 $68
1943 $66
1942 $61
1941 $55
Year Equivalent
1940 $55
1939 $55
1938 $57
1937 $55
1936 $54
1935 $53
1934 $52
1933 $51
1932 $57
1931 $63
1930 $68
1929 $67
1928 $68
1927 $70
1926 $70
1925 $68
1924 $68
1923 $66
1922 $68
1921 $76
1920 $74
1919 $65
1918 $54
1917 $46
1916 $40
1915 $40
1914 $39