Calculate the Value of $8,900 in 1979

What is $8.9k in 1979 worth in today's money?
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$34,243
Adjusted for inflation, $8,900 in 1979 is equal to $34,243 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.26%.
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How much is $8,900 in 1979 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $34,243
2020 $33,782
2019 $33,028
2018 $32,409
2017 $31,739
2016 $31,094
2015 $30,869
2014 $30,637
2013 $30,184
2012 $29,667
2011 $28,814
2010 $28,389
2009 $27,637
2008 $27,612
2007 $26,529
2006 $25,872
2005 $25,017
2004 $24,229
2003 $23,782
2002 $23,229
2001 $22,874
2000 $22,125
1999 $21,547
1998 $21,205
1997 $20,850
1996 $20,179
1995 $19,680
Year Equivalent
1994 $19,167
1993 $18,655
1992 $18,129
1991 $17,590
1990 $16,577
1989 $15,841
1988 $15,171
1987 $14,527
1986 $14,369
1985 $13,843
1984 $13,317
1983 $12,831
1982 $12,357
1981 $11,345
1980 $10,083
1979 $8,900
1978 $8,164
1977 $7,651
1976 $7,296
1975 $6,823
1974 $6,074
1973 $5,587
1972 $5,403
1971 $5,232
1970 $4,956
1969 $4,667
1968 $4,457
Year Equivalent
1967 $4,325
1966 $4,181
1965 $4,102
1964 $4,062
1963 $3,996
1962 $3,944
1961 $3,918
1960 $3,865
1959 $3,799
1958 $3,734
1957 $3,628
1956 $3,523
1955 $3,510
1954 $3,536
1953 $3,510
1952 $3,484
1951 $3,287
1950 $3,103
1949 $3,168
1948 $3,076
1947 $2,826
1946 $2,393
1945 $2,340
1944 $2,287
1943 $2,222
1942 $2,038
1941 $1,854
Year Equivalent
1940 $1,840
1939 $1,840
1938 $1,893
1937 $1,840
1936 $1,814
1935 $1,762
1934 $1,735
1933 $1,722
1932 $1,919
1931 $2,117
1930 $2,261
1929 $2,248
1928 $2,274
1927 $2,327
1926 $2,353
1925 $2,274
1924 $2,274
1923 $2,222
1922 $2,274
1921 $2,550
1920 $2,485
1919 $2,169
1918 $1,801
1917 $1,525
1916 $1,354
1915 $1,328
1914 $1,315