Calculate the Value of $3,500 in 1971

What is $3.5k in 1971 worth in today's money?
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$24,518
Adjusted for inflation, $3,500 in 1971 is equal to $24,518 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.89%.
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How much is $3,500 in 1971 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $24,518
2021 $22,906
2020 $22,598
2019 $22,093
2018 $21,679
2017 $21,231
2016 $20,800
2015 $20,649
2014 $20,494
2013 $20,191
2012 $19,846
2011 $19,275
2010 $18,990
2009 $18,487
2008 $18,471
2007 $17,746
2006 $17,307
2005 $16,735
2004 $16,207
2003 $15,908
2002 $15,539
2001 $15,302
2000 $14,800
1999 $14,413
1998 $14,185
1997 $13,947
1996 $13,499
1995 $13,165
Year Equivalent
1994 $12,822
1993 $12,479
1992 $12,127
1991 $11,766
1990 $11,089
1989 $10,597
1988 $10,148
1987 $9,717
1986 $9,612
1985 $9,260
1984 $8,908
1983 $8,583
1982 $8,266
1981 $7,589
1980 $6,745
1979 $5,954
1978 $5,461
1977 $5,118
1976 $4,881
1975 $4,564
1974 $4,063
1973 $3,737
1972 $3,614
1971 $3,500
1970 $3,315
1969 $3,122
1968 $2,981
1967 $2,893
Year Equivalent
1966 $2,796
1965 $2,744
1964 $2,717
1963 $2,673
1962 $2,638
1961 $2,621
1960 $2,585
1959 $2,541
1958 $2,497
1957 $2,427
1956 $2,357
1955 $2,348
1954 $2,366
1953 $2,348
1952 $2,330
1951 $2,198
1950 $2,075
1949 $2,119
1948 $2,058
1947 $1,891
1946 $1,601
1945 $1,565
1944 $1,530
1943 $1,486
1942 $1,363
1941 $1,240
1940 $1,231
1939 $1,231
Year Equivalent
1938 $1,266
1937 $1,231
1936 $1,214
1935 $1,178
1934 $1,161
1933 $1,152
1932 $1,284
1931 $1,416
1930 $1,513
1929 $1,504
1928 $1,521
1927 $1,557
1926 $1,574
1925 $1,521
1924 $1,521
1923 $1,486
1922 $1,521
1921 $1,706
1920 $1,662
1919 $1,451
1918 $1,205
1917 $1,020
1916 $906
1915 $888
1914 $879