Calculate the Value of $391 in 1979

What is $391 in 1979 worth in today's money?
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$1,504
Adjusted for inflation, $391 in 1979 is equal to $1,504 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.26%.
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How much is $391 in 1979 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $1,504
2020 $1,484
2019 $1,451
2018 $1,424
2017 $1,394
2016 $1,366
2015 $1,356
2014 $1,346
2013 $1,326
2012 $1,303
2011 $1,266
2010 $1,247
2009 $1,214
2008 $1,213
2007 $1,165
2006 $1,137
2005 $1,099
2004 $1,064
2003 $1,045
2002 $1,021
2001 $1,005
2000 $972
1999 $947
1998 $932
1997 $916
1996 $887
1995 $865
Year Equivalent
1994 $842
1993 $820
1992 $796
1991 $773
1990 $728
1989 $696
1988 $666
1987 $638
1986 $631
1985 $608
1984 $585
1983 $564
1982 $543
1981 $498
1980 $443
1979 $391
1978 $359
1977 $336
1976 $321
1975 $300
1974 $267
1973 $245
1972 $237
1971 $230
1970 $218
1969 $205
1968 $196
Year Equivalent
1967 $190
1966 $184
1965 $180
1964 $178
1963 $176
1962 $173
1961 $172
1960 $170
1959 $167
1958 $164
1957 $159
1956 $155
1955 $154
1954 $155
1953 $154
1952 $153
1951 $144
1950 $136
1949 $139
1948 $135
1947 $124
1946 $105
1945 $103
1944 $100
1943 $98
1942 $90
1941 $81
Year Equivalent
1940 $81
1939 $81
1938 $83
1937 $81
1936 $80
1935 $77
1934 $76
1933 $76
1932 $84
1931 $93
1930 $99
1929 $99
1928 $100
1927 $102
1926 $103
1925 $100
1924 $100
1923 $98
1922 $100
1921 $112
1920 $109
1919 $95
1918 $79
1917 $67
1916 $59
1915 $58
1914 $58