Calculate the Value of $472 in 1981

What is $472 in 1981 worth in today's money?
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$1,425
Adjusted for inflation, $472 in 1981 is equal to $1,425 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.80%.
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How much is $472 in 1981 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $1,425
2020 $1,405
2019 $1,374
2018 $1,348
2017 $1,320
2016 $1,294
2015 $1,284
2014 $1,275
2013 $1,256
2012 $1,234
2011 $1,199
2010 $1,181
2009 $1,150
2008 $1,149
2007 $1,104
2006 $1,076
2005 $1,041
2004 $1,008
2003 $989
2002 $966
2001 $952
2000 $920
1999 $896
1998 $882
1997 $867
1996 $840
1995 $819
Year Equivalent
1994 $797
1993 $776
1992 $754
1991 $732
1990 $690
1989 $659
1988 $631
1987 $604
1986 $598
1985 $576
1984 $554
1983 $534
1982 $514
1981 $472
1980 $419
1979 $370
1978 $340
1977 $318
1976 $304
1975 $284
1974 $253
1973 $232
1972 $225
1971 $218
1970 $206
1969 $194
1968 $185
Year Equivalent
1967 $180
1966 $174
1965 $171
1964 $169
1963 $166
1962 $164
1961 $163
1960 $161
1959 $158
1958 $155
1957 $151
1956 $147
1955 $146
1954 $147
1953 $146
1952 $145
1951 $137
1950 $129
1949 $132
1948 $128
1947 $118
1946 $100
1945 $97
1944 $95
1943 $92
1942 $85
1941 $77
Year Equivalent
1940 $77
1939 $77
1938 $79
1937 $77
1936 $75
1935 $73
1934 $72
1933 $72
1932 $80
1931 $88
1930 $94
1929 $94
1928 $95
1927 $97
1926 $98
1925 $95
1924 $95
1923 $92
1922 $95
1921 $106
1920 $103
1919 $90
1918 $75
1917 $63
1916 $56
1915 $55
1914 $55