Enter the amount from 1977, the current year, and the average annual inflation rate into the calculator to determine the inflated value.

## Inflation Calculation Formula

The following formula is used to calculate the inflated value of an amount over time.

Inflated Value = Amount * (1 + Inflation Rate / 100)^Years

Variables:

- Inflated Value is the value adjusted for inflation ($)
- Amount is the initial amount in 1977 ($)
- Inflation Rate is the average annual inflation rate (%)
- Years is the number of years between 1977 and the current year

To calculate the inflated value, multiply the amount by the inflation rate and raise it to the power of the number of years.

## What is Inflation Calculation?

Inflation calculation refers to the process of determining the