Calculate the Value of $274 in 1978

What is $274 in 1978 worth in today's money?
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$1,149
Adjusted for inflation, $274 in 1978 is equal to $1,149 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.39%.
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How much is $274 in 1978 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $1,149
2020 $1,134
2019 $1,108
2018 $1,088
2017 $1,065
2016 $1,044
2015 $1,036
2014 $1,028
2013 $1,013
2012 $996
2011 $967
2010 $953
2009 $928
2008 $927
2007 $890
2006 $868
2005 $840
2004 $813
2003 $798
2002 $780
2001 $768
2000 $743
1999 $723
1998 $712
1997 $700
1996 $677
1995 $661
Year Equivalent
1994 $643
1993 $626
1992 $608
1991 $590
1990 $556
1989 $532
1988 $509
1987 $488
1986 $482
1985 $465
1984 $447
1983 $431
1982 $415
1981 $381
1980 $338
1979 $299
1978 $274
1977 $257
1976 $245
1975 $229
1974 $204
1973 $188
1972 $181
1971 $176
1970 $166
1969 $157
1968 $150
Year Equivalent
1967 $145
1966 $140
1965 $138
1964 $136
1963 $134
1962 $132
1961 $131
1960 $130
1959 $128
1958 $125
1957 $122
1956 $118
1955 $118
1954 $119
1953 $118
1952 $117
1951 $110
1950 $104
1949 $106
1948 $103
1947 $95
1946 $80
1945 $79
1944 $77
1943 $75
1942 $68
1941 $62
Year Equivalent
1940 $62
1939 $62
1938 $64
1937 $62
1936 $61
1935 $59
1934 $58
1933 $58
1932 $64
1931 $71
1930 $76
1929 $75
1928 $76
1927 $78
1926 $79
1925 $76
1924 $76
1923 $75
1922 $76
1921 $86
1920 $83
1919 $73
1918 $60
1917 $51
1916 $45
1915 $45
1914 $44