According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for gardening and lawncare services were 70.74% higher in 2018 versus 2000.
Between 2000 and 2018: Gardening and lawncare services experienced an average inflation rate of 3.02% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, gardening and lawncare services costing $20 in the year 2000 would cost $34.15 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.08% during this same period, inflation for gardening and lawncare services was similar.
In the year 2000: Pricing changed by 8.44%, significantly above the average yearly change for gardening and lawncare services during the 2000-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2000 (3.38%), price inflation for gardening and lawncare services was much higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Gardening and lawncare services: