Calculate the Value of $8,500 in 1916

What is $8.5k in 1916 worth in today's money?
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$214,954
Adjusted for inflation, $8,500 in 1916 is equal to $214,954 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.12%.
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How much is $8,500 in 1916 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $214,954
2020 $212,066
2019 $207,328
2018 $203,442
2017 $199,240
2016 $195,191
2015 $193,777
2014 $192,322
2013 $189,477
2012 $186,234
2011 $180,876
2010 $178,210
2009 $173,489
2008 $173,331
2007 $166,534
2006 $162,408
2005 $157,044
2004 $152,092
2003 $149,286
2002 $145,820
2001 $143,592
2000 $138,888
1999 $135,257
1998 $133,112
1997 $130,883
1996 $126,675
1995 $123,539
Year Equivalent
1994 $120,320
1993 $117,102
1992 $113,801
1991 $110,417
1990 $104,063
1989 $99,442
1988 $95,233
1987 $91,189
1986 $90,199
1985 $86,898
1984 $83,597
1983 $80,544
1982 $77,573
1981 $71,218
1980 $63,296
1979 $55,869
1978 $51,248
1977 $48,029
1976 $45,801
1975 $42,830
1974 $38,126
1973 $35,073
1972 $33,917
1971 $32,845
1970 $31,112
1969 $29,296
1968 $27,976
Year Equivalent
1967 $27,150
1966 $26,243
1965 $25,748
1964 $25,500
1963 $25,087
1962 $24,757
1961 $24,592
1960 $24,262
1959 $23,850
1958 $23,437
1957 $22,777
1956 $22,117
1955 $22,034
1954 $22,199
1953 $22,034
1952 $21,869
1951 $20,631
1950 $19,476
1949 $19,888
1948 $19,311
1947 $17,743
1946 $15,019
1945 $14,689
1944 $14,359
1943 $13,947
1942 $12,791
1941 $11,636
Year Equivalent
1940 $11,553
1939 $11,553
1938 $11,883
1937 $11,553
1936 $11,388
1935 $11,058
1934 $10,893
1933 $10,811
1932 $12,049
1931 $13,286
1930 $14,194
1929 $14,112
1928 $14,277
1927 $14,607
1926 $14,772
1925 $14,277
1924 $14,277
1923 $13,947
1922 $14,277
1921 $16,010
1920 $15,597
1919 $13,617
1918 $11,306
1917 $9,573
1916 $8,500
1915 $8,335
1914 $8,252