According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for gardening and lawncare services were 85.15% higher in 2018 versus 1999.
Between 1999 and 2018: Gardening and lawncare services experienced an average inflation rate of 3.30% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, gardening and lawncare services costing $20 in the year 1999 would cost $37.03 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.14% during this same period, inflation for gardening and lawncare services was similar.
In the year 1999: Pricing changed by 1.70%, below the average yearly change for gardening and lawncare services during the 1999-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 1999 (2.19%), price inflation for gardening and lawncare services was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Gardening and lawncare services: