Purchasing Power Today of a US Dollar Transaction in the Past

Enter the amount of the transaction:

and the year* it took place:

*You can enter any year between 1790 and 2020

Before 1792 there was no US dollar.

 

 

The answers you get are computed using the latest value of the CPI updated monthly (the latest value published January 12, 2022) GDP and a wage index update quarterly.

Citation

Samuel H. Williamson, "Purchasing Power Today of a US Dollar Transaction in the Past," MeasuringWorth, .

URL: www.measuringworth.com/ppowerus/


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