Computing 'Real Value' Over Time With a Conversion Between U.K. Pounds and U.S. Dollars, 1791 to Present

When using the CPI/RPI, the (average) value in 2018 of £10000 from 1791 is $1564255.27. The range of values is from $1025327.14 to $2101922.06. This answer is better if the subject is a consumer good or something else of interest to an individual.

When using the GDP deflator, the (average) value in 2018 of £10000 from 1791 is $1342194.39. The range of values is from $879360.64 to $2297432.14. This answer is better if the subject is a capital investment or government expenditure


Value in 2018 of £10000 from 1791
Converted inConverted usingAverage dollar price
per pound that year
CPI / RPIGDP Deflator
1791$1256914.53$1181261.264.555
1792$1195003.02$1204080.294.466
1793$1210550.05$1164226.704.509
1794$1173099.59$1117474.484.748
1795$1087168.03$1023586.274.526
1796$1027736.62$945984.314.286
1797$1049415.95$1027802.734.437
1798$1056184.42$1096612.374.388
1799$1065602.87$1114544.184.132
1800$1397918.11$1299211.044.548
1801$1408629.07$1294069.644.381
1802$1460171.31$1334059.234.485
1803$1370279.94$1281095.664.541
1804$1365641.53$1298103.594.552
1805$1424523.21$1277736.564.348
1806$1394373.96$1261618.274.433
1807$1499311.36$1325645.164.425
1808$1472039.41$1296491.184.626
1809$1597195.63$1376082.864.574
1810$1535152.05$1374913.864.299
1811$1248049.11$1134938.913.817
1812$1272059.25$1158046.033.616
1813$1122030.29$1050128.393.750
1814$1076914.24$1085670.994.240
1815$1341133.05$1376250.564.904
1816$1513362.37$1552582.705.224
1817$1472587.51$1521142.494.602
1818$1509649.05$1673178.314.500
1819$1457104.72$1648450.804.513
1820$1504036.51$1647681.384.522
1821$1558388.39$1682598.814.821
1822$1452352.49$1539636.674.978
1823$1576282.10$1656327.384.800
1824$1786535.72$1826011.974.867
1825$1853155.56$1876786.644.830
1826$1844177.48$1740436.144.920
1827$1780761.52$1644263.234.936
1828$1890944.45$1692603.054.928
1829$1849987.95$1603426.754.862
1830$1796784.91$1549611.054.762
1831$1928986.69$1588410.414.860
1832$1902655.57$1567881.974.858
1833$1871527.44$1505155.454.787
1834$1755943.16$1443897.264.638
1835$1741789.05$1441821.224.850
1836$1713361.56$1409803.744.817
1837$1828241.88$1407286.155.099
1838$1817018.57$1371239.304.886
1839$1896790.52$1407378.754.985
1840$1995795.07$1430738.005.000
1841$1958681.42$1370229.144.989
1842$1948141.80$1327634.894.797
1843$2054379.91$1388863.074.788
1844$2024363.84$1380448.394.860
1845$2028710.32$1369991.764.871
1846$2027021.15$1305152.414.816
1847$1985011.30$1264287.414.793
1848$1914568.07$1211410.954.869
1849$1891511.25$1211321.644.814
1850$1816993.93$1121810.384.870
1851$1828884.44$1141206.504.913
1852$1819180.93$1137073.904.902
1853$1947721.55$1238898.654.888
1854$1930256.05$1201143.074.883
1855$1884369.24$1177185.034.886
1856$1930091.76$1212294.214.909
1857$1829574.70$1159580.044.889
1858$1826946.04$1166296.724.858
1859$1832671.39$1201775.004.899
1860$1934423.66$1213444.034.849
1861$1809309.20$1177274.894.774
1862$1845023.39$1234976.795.558
1863$1835023.08$1328463.997.075
1864$2011626.14$1589453.029.974
1865$1538821.36$1177583.827.692
1866$1456796.33$1126447.486.877
1867$1605793.63$1196526.806.751
1868$1663259.81$1253571.416.828
1869$1604586.34$1268042.336.483
1870$1394350.80$1132882.275.588
1871$1495811.71$1201947.735.460
1872$1555613.11$1258433.485.445
1873$1629931.77$1356450.075.547
1874$1597074.38$1333813.685.420
1875$1684339.45$1379963.105.590
1876$1675795.45$1342402.755.423
1877$1604793.70$1261664.995.077
1878$1573572.55$1248070.844.890
1879$1491039.94$1213914.664.854
1880$1483331.91$1183714.334.845
1881$1459221.94$1173755.024.830
1882$1473618.01$1201363.064.870
1883$1497487.34$1188918.644.849
1884$1478853.86$1201054.224.854
1885$1456849.51$1209600.434.856
1886$1477776.77$1249252.094.861
1887$1429288.51$1236234.264.852
1888$1432104.06$1249928.124.870
1889$1491538.56$1312604.994.869
1890$1512462.27$1339368.484.861
1891$1524146.53$1292719.764.861
1892$1534419.40$1281603.824.873
1893$1518926.48$1288855.624.864
1894$1551053.90$1349719.234.877
1895$1570112.05$1352084.054.888
1896$1561832.18$1322048.354.871
1897$1610011.90$1336125.284.863
1898$1634868.08$1330303.344.848
1899$1623166.53$1352929.104.864
1900$1668315.09$1369123.704.865
1901$1645210.78$1314996.124.873
1902$1625143.50$1266587.924.872
1903$1603474.24$1204726.884.863
1904$1581206.94$1161477.614.868
1905$1604129.51$1157467.044.865
1906$1562042.31$1130565.914.851
1907$1522451.36$1080036.204.858
1908$1577997.80$1075665.914.866
1909$1600793.78$1076370.284.873
1910$1562519.38$1062149.114.864
1911$1565604.23$1072539.924.862
1912$1579118.77$1059101.294.866
1913$1556734.44$1049975.064.869
1914$1601145.11$1045538.024.930
1915$1840749.99$1110620.114.757
1916$1995283.60$1131375.164.766
1917$2002814.00$1141766.374.764
1918$1961663.82$1141567.664.765
1919$1681397.65$1205572.664.426
1920$1374744.12$1031247.813.664
1921$1463841.00$1156265.623.849
1922$1460735.41$1214395.254.429
1923$1419240.40$1130997.364.575
1924$1367820.87$1083847.294.417
1925$1458725.77$1161517.814.829
1926$1428175.68$1157620.894.858
1927$1415994.83$1165374.804.861
1928$1423925.09$1147602.524.866
1929$1408606.85$1135156.504.857
1930$1390808.59$1168896.764.862
1931$1323583.15$1192258.764.535
1932$1116683.82$1020711.393.506
1933$1390826.36$1251008.474.237
1934$1600970.40$1398944.755.039
1935$1553359.81$1343758.684.902
1936$1594239.43$1358295.354.971
1937$1611477.71$1338287.964.944
1938$1641247.04$1394197.754.889
1939$1555406.12$1312476.674.435
1940$1509872.08$1233315.543.830
1941$1669364.68$1344846.374.032
1942$1604164.76$1338414.774.035
1943$1566379.89$1335516.644.035
1944$1572083.19$1372703.504.035
1945$1566883.60$1359273.444.030
1946$1502812.99$1239659.854.033
1947$1392167.08$1218587.354.029
1948$1390403.78$1225246.474.031
1949$1321519.83$1156840.873.687
1950$1025327.14$879360.642.801
1951$1036318.68$888557.612.800
1952$1104213.75$932192.852.793
1953$1137495.99$943859.082.813
1954$1152783.44$943793.202.809
1955$1199755.18$965795.722.791
1956$1244797.31$1000653.462.796
1957$1242917.85$1006015.752.793
1958$1256098.25$1025915.712.810
1959$1250534.65$1019145.212.809
1960$1243407.05$1015559.122.808
1961$1270663.53$1040431.272.802
1962$1313725.71$1067436.612.808
1963$1318920.28$1067830.302.800
1964$1341014.02$1086235.252.792
1965$1381944.84$1131642.642.796
1966$1395088.46$1158238.472.793
1967$1370058.04$1141090.922.750
1968$1198028.54$992843.712.394
1969$1195986.03$1007377.172.390
1970$1204513.38$1051936.502.396
1971$1289128.06$1105569.552.444
1972$1368033.74$1166670.982.501
1973$1377084.78$1179228.132.451
1974$1374731.28$1200109.132.340
1975$1485956.40$1315364.862.222
1976$1330217.05$1170111.811.805
1977$1399584.91$1212489.911.745
1978$1548202.91$1392303.231.918
1979$1745610.98$1627773.452.122
1980$1988725.58$1965561.182.326
1981$1753937.71$1756250.492.024
1982$1550220.12$1542846.681.748
1983$1362391.60$1359017.231.516
1984$1209184.27$1217167.051.337
1985$1201584.91$1206306.281.297
1986$1380621.15$1398367.491.468
1987$1550137.08$1608029.291.640
1988$1695755.98$1789645.081.781
1989$1603630.31$1710531.771.638
1990$1813812.81$1943306.621.784
1991$1825167.13$1988100.601.767
1992$1837068.47$2006420.371.766
1993$1541196.50$1714845.791.502
1994$1569723.04$1737812.821.532
1995$1627815.69$1798782.571.579
1996$1600835.77$1820724.901.561
1997$1693640.37$1871571.471.638
1998$1744840.39$1902140.041.657
1999$1691601.49$1854991.681.617
2000$1579335.22$1728903.531.516
2001$1484552.81$1635814.551.440
2002$1550538.48$1715580.501.502
2003$1697287.67$1880742.761.635
2004$1908751.45$2106252.801.833
2005$1885542.36$2092045.251.820
2006$1908616.11$2113386.511.843
2007$2101922.06$2297432.142.002
2008$1949591.78$2155621.681.855
2009$1643790.36$1839833.931.566
2010$1669239.11$1818342.041.545
2011$1767601.51$1887758.981.604
2012$1765989.37$1860887.901.586
2013$1769435.69$1844647.941.564
2014$1878357.78$1938753.391.649
2015$1756637.31$1788978.661.529
2016$1559322.23$1594341.341.350
2017$1507284.02$1518474.131.287
2018$1576062.58$1567982.541.334
Average$1564255.27$1342194.39 

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Lawrence H. Officer and Samuel H. Williamson, "Computing 'Real Value' Over Time With a Conversion Between U.K. Pounds and U.S. Dollars, 1791 to Present", MeasuringWorth, URL http://www.measuringworth.com/exchange/

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