According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for domestic services were 15.12% higher in 2018 versus 2008.
Between 2008 and 2018: Domestic services experienced an average inflation rate of 1.42% per year. In other words, domestic services costing $20 in the year 2008 would cost $23.02 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.47% during this same period, inflation for domestic services was lower.
In the year 2008: Pricing changed by 3.40%, above the average yearly change for domestic services during the 2008-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2008 (3.84%), price inflation for domestic services was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Domestic services: