Calculate the Value of $406 in 1942

What is $406 in 1942 worth in today's money?
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$6,823
Adjusted for inflation, $406 in 1942 is equal to $6,823 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.64%.
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How much is $406 in 1942 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $6,823
2020 $6,731
2019 $6,581
2018 $6,457
2017 $6,324
2016 $6,195
2015 $6,151
2014 $6,104
2013 $6,014
2012 $5,911
2011 $5,741
2010 $5,656
2009 $5,507
2008 $5,502
2007 $5,286
2006 $5,155
2005 $4,985
2004 $4,827
2003 $4,738
2002 $4,628
2001 $4,558
2000 $4,408
1999 $4,293
1998 $4,225
1997 $4,154
1996 $4,021
1995 $3,921
Year Equivalent
1994 $3,819
1993 $3,717
1992 $3,612
1991 $3,505
1990 $3,303
1989 $3,156
1988 $3,023
1987 $2,894
1986 $2,863
1985 $2,758
1984 $2,653
1983 $2,556
1982 $2,462
1981 $2,261
1980 $2,009
1979 $1,773
1978 $1,627
1977 $1,524
1976 $1,454
1975 $1,359
1974 $1,210
1973 $1,113
1972 $1,077
1971 $1,043
1970 $987
1969 $930
1968 $888
Year Equivalent
1967 $862
1966 $833
1965 $817
1964 $809
1963 $796
1962 $786
1961 $781
1960 $770
1959 $757
1958 $744
1957 $723
1956 $702
1955 $699
1954 $705
1953 $699
1952 $694
1951 $655
1950 $618
1949 $631
1948 $613
1947 $563
1946 $477
1945 $466
1944 $456
1943 $443
1942 $406
1941 $369
Year Equivalent
1940 $367
1939 $367
1938 $377
1937 $367
1936 $361
1935 $351
1934 $346
1933 $343
1932 $382
1931 $422
1930 $451
1929 $448
1928 $453
1927 $464
1926 $469
1925 $453
1924 $453
1923 $443
1922 $453
1921 $508
1920 $495
1919 $432
1918 $359
1917 $304
1916 $270
1915 $265
1914 $262