Value of the Guilder versus Euro

14 June 2021 - 10:41

A comparison of the purchasing power of the guilder from the year 1450 to another year.

To determine the value of an amount of money in one year compared to another, enter the values in the appropriate places below.

For example, you may want to know:

  • How much money would you need today to have the same "purchasing power" of Fl 100 in year 1950.

You can make this computation among all the years between 1450 and the present. 

Disclaimer: To calculate average price deviations as much types of products are used (e.g. grain prices, housing prices, etc.). However, for some years more types of data and more measurements of various types are available. Therefore the conversions should only be used as references, not actual calculations.

Papieren gulden Wilhemina | source: wikipedia

How much money today has the same "purchasing power" as..

  in the year ?  

Note: Use a . between guilders/euros and cents: e.g. fl 10.50 (not fl 10,50)

Comparing purchasing power of an amount of money in one year to another year

How much money in the year has the same "purchasing power" as

in the year ?


Source Note

Data for the calculator are taken from the Dutch files from the Historical Prices and Wages [dataverse]

About this dataset:

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