Value of one British pound sterling in the United Kingdom 1209-2018

When converted to the value of one British pound Sterling in 2018, goods and services that cost one pound in 1210 would cost almost two thousand pounds in 2018, meaning that one pound in 1210 was worth approximately two thousand times more than it is today. This data can be used to calculate how much goods and services from the years shown would cost today, by multiplying the price from then by the number shown in the graph. For example, an item that cost 50 pounds in 1970 would theoretically cost 760 pounds in 2018's money.

Purchasing power of one British pound sterling (GBP) from 1209 to 2018

2018-valued British pounds sterling
2018 1£
2017 1.03£
2016 1.07£
2015 1.09£
2014 1.1£
2013 1.13£
2012 1.16£
2011 1.2£
2010 1.26£
2009 1.32£
2008 1.31£
2007 1.36£
2006 1.42£
2005 1.47£
2004 1.51£
2003 1.55£
2002 1.6£
2001 1.62£
2000 1.65£
1999 1.7£
1998 1.73£
1997 1.79£
1996 1.84£
1995 1.89£
1994 1.95£
1993 2£
1992 2.03£
1991 2.11£
1990 2.23£
1989 2.44£
1988 2.63£
1987 2.76£
1986 2.88£
1985 2.98£
1984 3.16£
1983 3.31£
1982 3.47£
1981 3.77£
1980 4.21£
1979 4.97£
1978 5.64£
1977 6.1£
1976 7.07£
1975 8.24£
1974 10.24£
1973 11.88£
1972 12.96£
1971 13.88£
1970 15.2£
1969 16.17£
1968 17.04£
1967 17.83£
1966 18.3£
1965 19.02£
1964 19.91£
1963 20.57£
1962 20.96£
1961 21.87£
1960 22.62£
1959 22.86£
1958 22.95£
1957 23.68£
1956 24.52£
1955 25.77£
1954 26.9£
1953 27.43£
1952 28.26£
1951 30.86£
1950 33.66£
1949 34.71£
1948 35.72£
1947 38.44£
1946 41.14£
1945 42.4£
1944 43.56£
1943 44.79£
1942 46.28£
1941 49.59£
1940 54.99£
1939 64.21£
1938 66.12£
1937 66.92£
1936 69.42£
1935 69.86£
1934 70.3£
1933 70.3£
1932 68.57£
1931 66.92£
1930 64.21£
1929 62.4£
1928 61.71£
1927 61.71£
1926 60.04£
1925 59.72£
1924 59.72£
1923 59.4£
1922 55.82£
1921 48.09£
1920 43.91£
1919 50.72£
1918 55.82£
1917 68.15£
1916 85.45£
1915 100.98£
1914 113.35£
1913 113.35£
1912 112.2£
1911 115.71£
1910 115.71£
1909 116.93£
1908 118.17£
1907 118.17£
1906 119.44£
1905 119.44£
1904 119.44£
1903 119.44£
1902 120.74£
1901 120.74£
1900 120.74£
1899 126.23£
1898 127.68£
1897 127.68£
1896 130.68£
1895 129.16£
1894 127.68£
1893 126.23£
1892 124.81£
1891 124.81£
1890 126.23£
1889 126.23£
1888 127.68£
1887 129.16£
1886 127.68£
1885 126.23£
1884 122.07£
1883 119.44£
1882 118.17£
1881 119.44£
1880 118.17£
1879 122.07£
1878 116.93£
1877 114.52£
1876 113.35£
1875 113.35£
1874 111.08£
1873 106.81£
1872 111.08£
1871 115.71£
1870 116.93£
1869 116.93£
1868 111.08£
1867 109.98£
1866 116.93£
1865 123.42£
1864 124.81£
1863 123.42£
1862 119.44£
1861 116.93£
1860 119.44£
1859 123.42£
1858 122.07£
1857 111.08£
1856 105.79£
1855 105.79£
1854 108.9£
1853 124.81£
1852 137.14£
1851 137.14£
1850 132.24£
1849 124.81£
1848 116.93£
1847 101.91£
1846 114.52£
1845 119.44£
1844 124.81£
1843 124.81£
1842 111.08£
1841 101.91£
1840 100.07£
1839 101.91£
1838 108.9£
1837 109.98£
1836 112.2£
1835 124.81£
1834 127.68£
1833 116.93£
1832 109.98£
1831 101.91£
1830 112.2£
1829 107.84£
1828 106.81£
1827 103.81£
1826 97.44£
1825 91.8£
1824 107.84£
1823 116.93£
1822 124.81£
1821 107.84£
1820 94.94£
1819 86.11£
1818 84.15£
1817 84.15£
1816 95.76£
1815 87.46£
1814 78.23£
1813 68.15£
1812 69.86£
1811 79.34£
1810 77.14£
1809 79.34£
1808 86.78£
1807 90.31£
1806 88.16£
1805 84.79£
1804 98.3£
1803 100.98£
1802 95.76£
1801 73.56£
1800 82.28£
1799 112.2£
1798 126.23£
1797 123.42£
1796 111.08£
1795 118.17£
1794 130.68£
1793 142.41£
1792 146.16£
1791 148.11£
1790 148.11£
1789 150.11£
1788 148.11£
1787 154.28£
1786 154.28£
1785 154.28£
1784 146.16£
1783 148.11£
1782 165.79£
1781 168.3£
1780 176.32£
1779 170.89£
1778 156.45£
1777 160.99£
1776 160.99£
1775 158.69£
1774 148.11£
1773 150.11£
1772 150.11£
1771 165.79£
1770 179.16£
1769 179.16£
1768 165.79£
1767 163.35£
1766 170.89£
1765 173.56£
1764 179.16£
1763 194.88£
1762 201.96£
1761 209.58£
1760 198.36£
1759 191.52£
1758 176.32£
1757 176.32£
1756 213.62£
1755 222.16£
1754 209.58£
1753 217.8£
1752 213.62£
1751 222.16£
1750 217.8£
1749 216.72£
1748 215.48£
1747 221.86£
1746 216.02£
1745 233.01£
1744 244.45£
1743 236.26£
1742 215.87£
1741 185.3£
1740 191.77£
1739 219.54£
1738 228.92£
1737 220.75£
1736 211.94£
1735 212.77£
1734 221.6£
1733 233.9£
1732 242.82£
1731 228.28£
1730 211.08£
1729 188.19£
1728 177.15£
1727 200.28£
1726 194.58£
1725 202.4£
1724 215.65£
1723 215.49£
1722 217.38£
1721 211.49£
1720 202.97£
1719 221.42£
1718 214.82£
1717 205.97£
1716 201.82£
1715 214.53£
1714 191.85£
1713 201.67£
1712 202.8£
1711 186.84£
1710 167.42£
1709 175.59£
1708 219.85£
1707 235.89£
1706 234.74£
1705 231.6£
1704 218.65£
1703 237.38£
1702 228.83£
1701 223.4£
1700 201.82£
1699 183.19£
1698 169.34£
1697 180.23£
1696 185.46£
1695 203.78£
1694 191.34£
1693 189.11£
1692 211.09£
1691 244.65£
1690 238.52£
1689 249.73£
1688 245.61£
1687 235.17£
1686 231.15£
1685 203.04£
1684 212.63£
1683 215.25£
1682 212.87£
1681 209.66£
1680 217.74£
1679 202.15£
1678 205.88£
1677 217.72£
1676 230.63£
1675 198.33£
1674 187.67£
1673 214.08£
1672 226.8£
1671 217.61£
1670 218.73£
1669 214.09£
1668 234.61£
1667 235.91£
1666 230.52£
1665 215.08£
1664 202.46£
1663 201.59£
1662 179.89£
1661 184.02£
1660 197.52£
1659 186.01£
1658 198.96£
1657 216.47£
1656 228.18£
1655 263.84£
1654 255.34£
1653 222.53£
1652 205.17£
1651 184.59£
1650 178.46£
1649 172.43£
1648 168.6£
1647 184.97£
1646 217.1£
1645 227.59£
1644 231.72£
1643 227.36£
1642 232.44£
1641 220.37£
1640 240.2£
1639 225.41£
1638 203.78£
1637 211.77£
1636 214.23£
1635 219.72£
1634 220.86£
1633 224.11£
1632 220.01£
1631 201.58£
1630 217.52£
1629 254.48£
1628 265.37£
1627 262.48£
1626 240.87£
1625 240.81£
1624 250£
1623 240.66£
1622 234.24£
1621 266.82£
1620 282.87£
1619 265.43£
1618 245.23£
1617 244.89£
1616 249.71£
1615 253.72£
1614 246.26£
1613 242.71£
1612 256.33£
1611 269.5£
1610 277.56£
1609 245.37£
1608 249.46£
1607 289.51£
1606 295.71£
1605 298.32£
1604 318.57£
1603 324.54£
1602 307.9£
1601 297.5£
1600 299.66£
1599 310.56£
1598 253.35£
1597 229.56£
1596 263.68£
1595 279.42£
1594 312.2£
1593 360.01£
1592 377.64£
1591 338.72£
1590 334.6£
1589 377.31£
1588 393.11£
1587 327.81£
1586 327.49£
1585 388.52£
1584 413.58£
1583 412.54£
1582 392.47£
1581 389.58£
1580 448.18£
1579 419.89£
1578 420.52£
1577 389.53£
1576 422.59£
1575 430.26£
1574 374.23£
1573 436.47£
1572 458.87£
1571 505.64£
1570 486.52£
1569 477.03£
1568 517.73£
1567 520.66£
1566 483.27£
1565 499.87£
1564 425.8£
1563 442.06£
1562 459.2£
1561 458.24£
1560 502.38£
1559 523.5£
1558 562.37£
1557 386.98£
1556 413.94£
1555 503.61£
1554 601.82£
1553 592.63£
1552 535.41£
1551 474.96£
1550 524.84£
1549 666.82£
1548 833.96£
1547 821.76£
1546 608.52£
1545 657.08£
1544 746.46£
1543 797.5£
1542 862.47£
1541 835.02£
1540 908.58£
1539 953.3£
1538 912.13£
1537 800.96£
1536 811.16£
1535 842.91£
1534 953.52£
1533 840.83£
1532 826.55£
1531 840.66£
1530 854.7£
1529 855.41£
1528 689.91£
1527 967.72£
1526 1,092.36£
1525 1,071.43£
1524 975.29£
1523 940.04£
1522 935.62£
1521 836.82£
1520 893.17£
1519 1,012.39£
1518 1,014.63£
1517 1,132.96£
1516 987.03£
1515 1,063.3£
1514 1,063.99£
1513 921.23£
1512 1,087.01£
1511 1,234.86£
1510 1,270.3£
1509 1,319.23£
1508 1,107.64£
1507 1,102.19£
1506 1,145.4£
1505 1,109.61£
1504 1,025.56£
1503 1,046.48£
1502 974.84£
1501 1,012.77£
1500 1,195.38£
1499 1,125.3£
1498 1,149.14£
1497 1,074.05£
1496 1,301.01£
1495 1,193.05£
1494 1,163.09£
1493 1,162.03£
1492 1,073.92£
1491 1,042.12£
1490 1,105.48£
1489 1,091.36£
1488 1,113.42£
1487 1,084.38£
1486 1,131.37£
1485 1,124.66£
1484 988.33£
1483 880.17£
1482 986.31£
1481 1,121.43£
1480 1,132.96£
1479 1,051.81£
1478 1,060.09£
1477 1,143.9£
1476 1,155.75£
1475 1,219.74£
1474 1,225.45£
1473 1,222.08£
1472 1,106.17£
1471 1,069.2£
1470 1,073.86£
1469 1,102.26£
1468 1,085.08£
1467 1,134.3£
1466 1,192.35£
1465 1,218.58£
1464 1,347.68£
1463 1,254.51£
1462 998.73£
1461 1,004.02£
1460 1,128.59£
1459 1,115.64£
1458 1,100.08£
1457 1,169.6£
1456 1,186.46£
1455 1,255.4£
1454 1,185.79£
1453 1,137.72£
1452 1,108.08£
1451 1,126.52£
1450 1,169.68£
1449 1,142.82£
1448 1,187.09£
1447 1,092.64£
1446 1,131.23£
1445 1,302.37£
1444 1,239.71£
1443 1,224.12£
1442 1,244.2£
1441 1,292.11£
1440 977.05£
1439 813.42£
1438 854.8£
1437 1,118.67£
1436 1,094.02£
1435 1,168.78£
1434 1,113.59£
1433 1,008.9£
1432 1,224.25£
1431 1,085.51£
1430 968.65£
1429 962.09£
1428 1,201.94£
1427 1,221.11£
1426 1,167.85£
1425 1,121.66£
1424 1,209.72£
1423 1,220.3£
1422 1,129.92£
1421 1,074.86£
1420 1,160.68£
1419 1,027.8£
1418 1,082.84£
1417 941.35£
1416 1,025.52£
1415 1,152.71£
1414 1,166.59£
1413 1,132.18£
1412 1,138.3£
1411 1,053.15£
1410 907.53£
1409 986.24£
1408 1,067.23£
1407 1,168.38£
1406 1,254.56£
1405 1,171.16£
1404 1,150.76£
1403 1,018.51£
1402 898.94£
1401 1,011.22£
1400 1,081.5£
1399 1,110.72£
1398 1,058.74£
1397 1,035.79£
1396 1,216.75£
1395 1,225.49£
1394 1,263.32£
1393 1,302.74£
1392 1,128.11£
1391 914.96£
1390 1,072.71£
1389 1,368.6£
1388 1,276.79£
1387 1,184.81£
1386 1,104.7£
1385 1,170.31£
1384 1,124.11£
1383 1,133.18£
1382 1,121.11£
1381 1,032.5£
1380 1,047.14£
1379 1,257.75£
1378 1,200.98£
1377 1,127.17£
1376 881.28£
1375 867.46£
1374 1,025.82£
1373 899.11£
1372 986.22£
1371 897.92£
1370 664.02£
1369 926.38£
1368 925.12£
1367 1,011.83£
1366 1,032.69£
1365 946£
1364 861.29£
1363 920.49£
1362 1,065.43£
1361 1,019.01£
1360 1,012.75£
1359 1,021.33£
1358 965.64£
1357 975.98£
1356 1,009.2£
1355 1,059.51£
1354 1,105.15£
1353 1,047.02£
1352 826.86£
1351 941.35£
1350 1,121.33£
1349 1,341.05£
1348 1,067.03£
1347 1,064.79£
1346 1,305.15£
1345 1,372.65£
1344 1,212.81£
1343 1,356.12£
1342 1,324.92£
1341 1,387.04£
1340 1,182.38£
1339 1,540.29£
1338 1,410.37£
1337 1,273.98£
1336 1,193.01£
1335 1,247.77£
1334 1,237.64£
1333 1,166.82£
1332 963.42£
1331 982.04£
1330 1,056.57£
1329 1,062.46£
1328 1,175.61£
1327 1,285.51£
1326 1,114.3£
1325 945.25£
1324 1,018.42£
1323 869.94£
1322 748.98£
1321 1,010.02£
1320 1,081.21£
1319 1,216.29£
1318 913.3£
1317 679.29£
1316 690.58£
1315 977.76£
1314 1,045.37£
1313 1,134.95£
1312 1,106.95£
1311 904.59£
1310 912.56£
1309 961.95£
1308 1,113.45£
1307 1,238.22£
1306 1,182.86£
1305 1,198.57£
1304 1,338.06£
1303 1,282.45£
1302 1,212.75£
1301 1,157.65£
1300 1,091.42£
1299 1,118.68£
1298 1,117.71£
1297 1,207.77£
1296 1,040.59£
1295 987.55£
1294 1,030.85£
1293 1,201.22£
1292 1,206.55£
1291 1,128.14£
1290 1,321.32£
1289 1,537.59£
1288 1,662.35£
1287 1,360.8£
1286 1,224.65£
1285 1,323.8£
1284 1,111.38£
1283 1,119.19£
1282 1,077.81£
1281 1,245.27£
1280 1,162.86£
1279 1,316.3£
1278 1,215.65£
1277 1,051.82£
1276 1,191.33£
1275 1,062.49£
1274 1,039.16£
1273 1,180.35£
1272 979.48£
1271 1,029.06£
1270 1,297.5£
1269 1,270.4£
1268 1,515.31£
1267 1,294.59£
1266 1,389.73£
1265 1,398.29£
1264 1,449.34£
1263 1,475.13£
1262 1,326.25£
1261 1,344.11£
1260 1,424.82£
1259 1,270.6£
1258 1,213.13£
1257 1,192.89£
1256 1,382.74£
1255 1,760.65£
1254 1,809.37£
1253 1,382.35£
1252 1,589£
1251 1,633.8£
1250 1,525.25£
1249 1,669.47£
1248 1,234.41£
1247 1,218.8£
1246 1,613.22£
1245 1,857.59£
1244 1,804.83£
1243 1,753.57£
1242 1,703.76£
1241 1,655.37£
1240 1,608.36£
1239 1,562.67£
1238 1,518.29£
1237 1,475.16£
1236 1,626.15£
1235 1,579.86£
1234 1,593.23£
1233 1,606.72£
1232 1,510.82£
1231 1,483.43£
1230 1,456.54£
1229 1,430.13£
1228 1,404.21£
1227 1,378.75£
1226 1,378.93£
1225 1,247.04£
1224 1,866.29£
1223 2,059.01£
1222 1,738.57£
1221 1,468£
1220 1,643.53£
1219 1,435.27£
1218 1,390.34£
1217 1,621.4£
1216 1,877.24£
1215 1,996.31£
1214 2,122.94£
1213 2,051.4£
1212 1,982.28£
1211 1,737.97£
1210 1,950.39£
1209 2,000.66£
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Release date

January 2019

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

1209 to 2018

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