According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for gardening and lawncare services were 19.13% higher in 2018 versus 2012.
Between 2012 and 2018: Gardening and lawncare services experienced an average inflation rate of 2.96% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, gardening and lawncare services costing $20 in the year 2012 would cost $23.83 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.38% during this same period, inflation for gardening and lawncare services was similar.
In the year 2012: Pricing changed by 1.76%, below the average yearly change for gardening and lawncare services during the 2012-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2012 (2.07%), 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: