According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for parking fees and tolls were 2.21% lower in 2016 versus 2017.
Between 2016 and 2017: Parking and tolls experienced an average inflation rate of 2.26% per year. In other words, parking and tolls costing $5 in the year 2016 would cost $5.11 in 2017 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.92% during this same period, parking and tolls inflation was similar.
In the year 2016: Pricing changed by 2.72%, above the average yearly change for parking and tolls during the 2016-2017 time period. Compared to overall inflation for all items in 2016 (1.25%), 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: