According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for domestic services were 14.40% higher in 2018 versus 2010 (a $2.88 difference in value).
Between 2010 and 2018: Domestic services experienced an average inflation rate of 1.70% per year. In other words, domestic services costing $20 in the year 2010 would cost $22.88 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.75% during this same period, inflation for domestic services was lower.
In the year 2010: Pricing changed by 0.21%, which is below the average yearly change for domestic services during the 2010-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2010 (1.64%), inflation for domestic services was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Domestic services:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Domestic services, over time, for $20 beginning in 2010. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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