# \$18.75 in 1913 → \$463.61 in 2017

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### U.S. Inflation Rate, 1913-2017 (\$18.75)

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.13% per year. Prices in 2017 are 2372.6% higher than prices in 1913.

In other words, \$18.75 in the year 1913 is equivalent in purchasing power to \$463.61 in 2017, a difference of \$444.86 over 104 years.

The inflation rate in 2017 was 1.99%.

 Cumulative price change 2372.59% Average inflation rate 3.13% Price difference (\$18.75 base) \$444.86 CPI in 1913 9.9 CPI in 2017 244.786

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### How to calculate the inflation rate for \$18.75, 1913 to 2017

This inflation calculator uses the following inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2017 / CPI in 1913 * 1913 USD value = 2017 USD value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The U.S. CPI was 9.9 in the year 1913 and 244.786 in 2017:

244.786 / 9.9 * \$18.75 = \$463.61

\$18.75 in 1913 has the same "purchasing power" as \$463.61 in 2017.