According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for leased cars and trucks were 5.42% lower in 2017 versus 2012.
Between 2012 and 2017: Leased cars and trucks experienced an average inflation rate of -1.11% per year. In other words, leased cars and trucks costing $20 in the year 2012 would cost $18.92 in 2017 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.31% during this same period, inflation for leased cars and trucks was lower.
In the year 2012: Pricing changed by -5.16%, significantly below the average yearly change for leased cars and trucks during the 2012-2017 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2012 (2.07%), price inflation for leased cars and trucks was much lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Leased cars and trucks: