Calculate the value of $8.70 in 1985

What is $8.70 in 1985 worth in today's money?
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$21.23
Adjusted for inflation, $8.70 in 1985 is equal to $21.23 in 2020.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.58%.
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How much is $8.70 in 1985 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2020 $21.23
2019 $20.76
2018 $20.37
2017 $19.95
2016 $19.54
2015 $19.40
2014 $19.25
2013 $18.97
2012 $18.65
2011 $18.11
2010 $17.84
2009 $17.37
2008 $17.35
2007 $16.67
2006 $16.26
2005 $15.72
2004 $15.23
2003 $14.95
2002 $14.60
2001 $14.38
2000 $13.91
1999 $13.54
1998 $13.33
1997 $13.10
1996 $12.68
1995 $12.37
1994 $12.05
Year Equivalent
1993 $11.72
1992 $11.39
1991 $11.05
1990 $10.42
1989 $9.96
1988 $9.53
1987 $9.13
1986 $9.03
1985 $8.70
1984 $8.37
1983 $8.06
1982 $7.77
1981 $7.13
1980 $6.34
1979 $5.59
1978 $5.13
1977 $4.81
1976 $4.59
1975 $4.29
1974 $3.82
1973 $3.51
1972 $3.40
1971 $3.29
1970 $3.11
1969 $2.93
1968 $2.80
1967 $2.72
Year Equivalent
1966 $2.63
1965 $2.58
1964 $2.55
1963 $2.51
1962 $2.48
1961 $2.46
1960 $2.43
1959 $2.39
1958 $2.35
1957 $2.28
1956 $2.21
1955 $2.21
1954 $2.22
1953 $2.21
1952 $2.19
1951 $2.07
1950 $1.95
1949 $1.99
1948 $1.93
1947 $1.78
1946 $1.50
1945 $1.47
1944 $1.44
1943 $1.40
1942 $1.28
1941 $1.16
1940 $1.16
Year Equivalent
1939 $1.16
1938 $1.19
1937 $1.16
1936 $1.14
1935 $1.11
1934 $1.09
1933 $1.08
1932 $1.21
1931 $1.33
1930 $1.42
1929 $1.41
1928 $1.43
1927 $1.46
1926 $1.48
1925 $1.43
1924 $1.43
1923 $1.40
1922 $1.43
1921 $1.60
1920 $1.56
1919 $1.36
1918 $1.13
1917 $0.96
1916 $0.85
1915 $0.83
1914 $0.83