According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for domestic services were 64.34% higher in 2018 versus 1997.
Between 1997 and 2018: Domestic services experienced an average inflation rate of 2.39% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, domestic services costing $20 in the year 1997 would cost $32.87 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.12% during this same period, inflation for domestic services was similar.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Domestic services: