According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for gardening and lawncare services were 63.15% higher in 2018 versus 2001.
Between 2001 and 2018: Gardening and lawncare services experienced an average inflation rate of 2.92% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, gardening and lawncare services costing $20 in the year 2001 would cost $32.63 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.03% during this same period, inflation for gardening and lawncare services was similar.
In the year 2001: Pricing changed by 4.65%, above the average yearly change for gardening and lawncare services during the 2001-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2001 (2.83%), price inflation for gardening and lawncare services was higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Gardening and lawncare services: