According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for parking fees and tolls were 56.08% higher in 2017 versus 2006.
Between 2006 and 2017: Parking and tolls experienced an average inflation rate of 4.13% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, parking and tolls costing $5 in the year 2006 would cost $7.80 in 2017 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.79% during this same period, inflation for parking and tolls was similar.
In the year 2006: Pricing changed by 2.94%, below the average yearly change for parking and tolls during the 2006-2017 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2006 (3.23%), price inflation for parking and tolls was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Parking fees and tolls: