According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for parking fees and tolls were 52.12% lower in 1999 versus 2017.
Between 1999 and 2017: Parking and tolls experienced an average inflation rate of 4.18% per year. In other words, parking and tolls costing $5 in the year 1999 would cost $10.44 in 2017 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.16% during this same period, parking and tolls inflation was similar.
In the year 1999: Pricing changed by 2.43%, below the average yearly change for parking and tolls during the 1999-2017 time period. Compared to overall inflation for all items in 1999 (2.14%), price inflation for parking and tolls was higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Parking fees and tolls: