$3,300 in 1995 → $5,132.26 in 2015

The U.S. dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 2.23% per year between 1995 and 2015. $3,300 in the year 1995 is worth $5,132.26 in 2015.

The inflation rate in 2015 was 0.12%.


U.S. inflation from 1913 to 2017


How to calculate inflation between 1995 and 2015

Start with the CPI inflation formula:

CPI in 2015 / CPI in 1995 * 1995 USD value = 2015 USD value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The U.S. CPI was 152.4 in the year 1995 and 237.017 in 2015:

237.017 / 152.4 * $3,300 = $5,132.26

The "purchasing power" of $3,300 from 1995 is $5,132.26 in 2015.


Source: The Bureau of Labor Statistics' annual (CPI), established in 1913. Inflation data from 1665 to 1912 is sourced from a historical study conducted by political science professor Robert Sahr at Oregon State University.


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