According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for gardening and lawncare services were 54.73% higher in 2018 versus 2004.
Between 2004 and 2018: Gardening and lawncare services experienced an average inflation rate of 3.17% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, gardening and lawncare services costing $20 in the year 2004 would cost $30.95 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.00% during this same period, inflation for gardening and lawncare services was similar.
In the year 2004: Pricing changed by 2.29%, below the average yearly change for gardening and lawncare services during the 2004-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2004 (2.68%), 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: