According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for internet services and electronic information providers were 0.59% lower in 2011 versus 2017.
Between 2011 and 2017: Internet services experienced an average inflation rate of 0.10% per year. In other words, internet services costing $50 in the year 2011 would cost $50.30 in 2017 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.41% during this same period, internet services inflation was lower.
In the year 2011: Pricing changed by -0.95%, below the average yearly change for internet services during the 2011-2017 time period. Compared to overall inflation for all items in 2011 (3.06%), price inflation for internet services was much lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Internet services and electronic information providers: