# Question: How Much Was A Dollar Worth In 1950?

U.S.

Inflation Rate, \$100 in 1950 to 2017

In other words, \$100 in 1950 is equivalent in purchasing power to about \$1,017.10 in 2017, a difference of \$917.10 over 67 years.

The 1950 inflation rate was 1.26%.

## How much was \$1 worth in 1950?

U.S. Inflation Rate, \$1 in 1950 to 2019

Cumulative price change964.56%
Price difference (\$1 base)\$9.65
CPI in 195024.100
CPI in 2019256.558
Inflation in 19501.26%

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## How much is a dollar worth today compared to 1950?

In other words, \$100 in 1950 is equivalent in purchasing power to about \$1,064.56 in 2019, a difference of \$964.56 over 69 years. The 1950 inflation rate was 1.26%. The current inflation rate (2018 to 2019) is now 1.75% 1. If this number holds, \$100 today will be equivalent in buying power to \$101.75 next year.

## What would a dollar buy in 1950?

A dollar in 1950 gives you the same spending power as \$10 today. So, yes, you may have been able to buy a cup of coffee for a nickel in 1950, but a nickel was worth considerably more back then (about 50 cents in today’s dollars).

## How much was a lot of money in the 1950s?

Value of a dollar.

YearEquivalent
1953\$113.14
1952\$112.29
1951\$105.93
1950\$100.00

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## How much was \$50 worth in 1950?

U.S. Inflation Rate, \$50 in 1950 to 2019

In other words, \$50 in 1950 is equivalent in purchasing power to about \$532.28 in 2019, a difference of \$482.28 over 69 years.

## What would a million dollars in 1950 be today?

What was \$1,000,000 in 1950 worth in today’s money? Adjusted for inflation, \$1,000,000.00 in 1950 is equal to \$10,645,466.10 in 2019.

## How much is \$1 in 1960 worth today?

In other words, \$1 in 1960 is equivalent in purchasing power to about \$8.11 in 2016, a difference of \$7.11 over 56 years.

U.S. Inflation Rate, \$1 in 1960 to 2016.

Cumulative price change710.83%
Price difference (\$1 base)\$7.11
CPI in 196029.600
CPI in 2016240.007
Inflation in 19601.72%

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## How much would \$10 000 in 1950 be worth today?

U.S. Inflation Rate, \$10,000 in 1950 to 2019

In other words, \$10,000 in 1950 is equivalent in purchasing power to about \$106,262.24 in 2019, a difference of \$96,262.24 over 69 years.

## What would \$10 in 1920 be worth today?

U.S. Inflation Rate, \$10 in 1920 to 2017

In other words, \$10 in 1920 is equivalent in purchasing power to about \$122.56 in 2017, a difference of \$112.56 over 97 years. The 1920 inflation rate was 15.61%.