According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for internet services and electronic information providers were 0.85% higher in 2016 versus 2017.
Between 2016 and 2017: Internet services experienced an average inflation rate of -0.85% per year. In other words, internet services costing $50 in the year 2016 would cost $49.58 in 2017 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.92% during this same period, internet services inflation was lower.
In the year 2016: Pricing changed by -0.15%, above the average yearly change for internet services during the 2016-2017 time period. Compared to overall inflation for all items in 2016 (1.25%), 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: