Historical Inflation

If consumer prices rise and your income does not your standard of living may suffer. Use this calculator to understand how historical inflation has impacted dollars' purchasing power over the years.
Starting amount ($) 
Beginning year 
Ending year 
This calculator provides a historical look at inflation based on the Consumer Price Index, which measures changes in the price level of consumer goods and services purchased by U.S. households. Prior inflation rates are not indicative of future price movements.

Powered By CalcXML Calculators For Websites