According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for internet services and electronic information providers were 3.71% lower in 2008 versus 2017.
Internet services experienced an average inflation rate of 0.42% per year between 2008 and 2017. In other words, internet services costing $50 in the year 2008 would cost $51.92 in 2017 for an equivalent purchase.
Pricing changed by 0.90% in 2008, above the yearly average change for internet services during the 2008-2017 time period. Compared to overall inflation for all items in 2008 (3.70%), price inflation for internet services was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Internet services and electronic information providers: