According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for internet services and electronic information providers were 0.07% higher in 2017 versus 2009.
Between 2009 and 2017: Internet services experienced an average inflation rate of 0.01% per year. In other words, internet services costing $50 in the year 2009 would cost $50.04 in 2017 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.67% during this same period, inflation for internet services was lower.
In the year 2009: Pricing changed by 3.55%, significantly above the average yearly change for internet services during the 2009-2017 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2009 (-0.36%), price inflation for internet services was much higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Internet services and electronic information providers: