According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for gardening and lawncare services were 11.02% higher in 2020 versus 2018 (a $2.20 difference in value).
Between 2018 and 2020: Gardening and lawncare services experienced an average inflation rate of 5.37% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, gardening and lawncare services costing $20 in the year 2018 would cost $22.20 in 2020 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.46% during this same period, inflation for gardening and lawncare services was significantly higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Gardening and lawncare services:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Gardening and lawncare services, over time, for $20 beginning in 2018. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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