According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for domestic services were 28.11% higher in 2018 versus 2005.
Between 2005 and 2018: Domestic services experienced an average inflation rate of 1.92% per year. In other words, domestic services costing $20 in the year 2005 would cost $25.62 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.89% during this same period, inflation for domestic services was similar.
In the year 2005: Pricing changed by 3.59%, above the average yearly change for domestic services during the 2005-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2005 (3.39%), price inflation for domestic services was higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Domestic services: