Calculate the Value of $4,500 in 1971

What is $4.5k in 1971 worth in today's money?
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$31,523
Adjusted for inflation, $4,500 in 1971 is equal to $31,523 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.89%.
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How much is $4,500 in 1971 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $31,523
2021 $29,451
2020 $29,055
2019 $28,406
2018 $27,873
2017 $27,298
2016 $26,743
2015 $26,549
2014 $26,350
2013 $25,960
2012 $25,516
2011 $24,782
2010 $24,416
2009 $23,769
2008 $23,748
2007 $22,817
2006 $22,251
2005 $21,516
2004 $20,838
2003 $20,454
2002 $19,979
2001 $19,673
2000 $19,029
1999 $18,531
1998 $18,237
1997 $17,932
1996 $17,356
1995 $16,926
Year Equivalent
1994 $16,485
1993 $16,044
1992 $15,592
1991 $15,128
1990 $14,258
1989 $13,624
1988 $13,048
1987 $12,494
1986 $12,358
1985 $11,906
1984 $11,454
1983 $11,035
1982 $10,628
1981 $9,758
1980 $8,672
1979 $7,655
1978 $7,021
1977 $6,580
1976 $6,275
1975 $5,868
1974 $5,224
1973 $4,805
1972 $4,647
1971 $4,500
1970 $4,263
1969 $4,014
1968 $3,833
1967 $3,720
Year Equivalent
1966 $3,595
1965 $3,528
1964 $3,494
1963 $3,437
1962 $3,392
1961 $3,369
1960 $3,324
1959 $3,268
1958 $3,211
1957 $3,121
1956 $3,030
1955 $3,019
1954 $3,041
1953 $3,019
1952 $2,996
1951 $2,827
1950 $2,668
1949 $2,725
1948 $2,646
1947 $2,431
1946 $2,058
1945 $2,013
1944 $1,967
1943 $1,911
1942 $1,753
1941 $1,594
1940 $1,583
1939 $1,583
Year Equivalent
1938 $1,628
1937 $1,583
1936 $1,560
1935 $1,515
1934 $1,492
1933 $1,481
1932 $1,651
1931 $1,820
1930 $1,945
1929 $1,933
1928 $1,956
1927 $2,001
1926 $2,024
1925 $1,956
1924 $1,956
1923 $1,911
1922 $1,956
1921 $2,193
1920 $2,137
1919 $1,866
1918 $1,549
1917 $1,312
1916 $1,165
1915 $1,142
1914 $1,131