Calculate the Value of $6,200 in 1972

What is $6.2k in 1972 worth in today's money?
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$39,293
Adjusted for inflation, $6,200 in 1972 is equal to $39,293 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.84%.
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How much is $6,200 in 1972 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $39,293
2020 $38,765
2019 $37,899
2018 $37,189
2017 $36,420
2016 $35,680
2015 $35,422
2014 $35,156
2013 $34,636
2012 $34,043
2011 $33,063
2010 $32,576
2009 $31,713
2008 $31,684
2007 $30,442
2006 $29,688
2005 $28,707
2004 $27,802
2003 $27,289
2002 $26,655
2001 $26,248
2000 $25,388
1999 $24,725
1998 $24,332
1997 $23,925
1996 $23,156
1995 $22,582
Year Equivalent
1994 $21,994
1993 $21,406
1992 $20,802
1991 $20,184
1990 $19,022
1989 $18,178
1988 $17,408
1987 $16,669
1986 $16,488
1985 $15,885
1984 $15,281
1983 $14,723
1982 $14,180
1981 $13,018
1980 $11,570
1979 $10,213
1978 $9,368
1977 $8,780
1976 $8,372
1975 $7,829
1974 $6,969
1973 $6,411
1972 $6,200
1971 $6,004
1970 $5,687
1969 $5,355
1968 $5,114
Year Equivalent
1967 $4,963
1966 $4,797
1965 $4,707
1964 $4,661
1963 $4,586
1962 $4,526
1961 $4,495
1960 $4,435
1959 $4,360
1958 $4,284
1957 $4,164
1956 $4,043
1955 $4,028
1954 $4,058
1953 $4,028
1952 $3,998
1951 $3,771
1950 $3,560
1949 $3,636
1948 $3,530
1947 $3,243
1946 $2,745
1945 $2,685
1944 $2,625
1943 $2,549
1942 $2,338
1941 $2,127
Year Equivalent
1940 $2,112
1939 $2,112
1938 $2,172
1937 $2,112
1936 $2,082
1935 $2,021
1934 $1,991
1933 $1,976
1932 $2,202
1931 $2,429
1930 $2,595
1929 $2,580
1928 $2,610
1927 $2,670
1926 $2,700
1925 $2,610
1924 $2,610
1923 $2,549
1922 $2,610
1921 $2,927
1920 $2,851
1919 $2,489
1918 $2,067
1917 $1,750
1916 $1,554
1915 $1,524
1914 $1,509