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Cremation on the Rise

Published: April 11, 2018

National trend: Cremation is projected in 2018 to be the most-popular alternative to burials, used after 53.3 percent of U.S. deaths. In 2015, the latest figures available, 47.9 percent of 2015 funerals were cremations vs. 40.4 percent in 2010. By 2030? 71.3 percent.

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