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Cemeteries & Crematories Industry: Statistics, Market Size, Forecast

Cemeteries & Crematories - Market Size and Industry Forecast

The 2021 Cemeteries and Crematories Industry Report contains historical and forecasted statistics used by leading private equity firms and consultants. Market sizes from 2016 to 2026 reflect industry trends and growth patterns. Revenues include both public and private companies in the cemeteries & crematories industry.

Market Size (Total Revenue)

% Growth Rate
Number of Companies
Total Employees
Average Revenue per Company
Average Employees per Company
Source: U.S. government financial data.

Industry Revenue ($ Billions)

Industry Revenue Forecast
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 2021
  • 2022

Advanced econometric models forecast five years of industry growth based on short- and long-term trend analysis. Market size includes revenue generated from all products and services sold within the industry.

Cemeteries & Crematories - Geographic Breakdown by U.S. State

Market size by state reveals local opportunity through the number of companies located in the region. Each state's growth rate is affected by regional economic conditions. Data by state can be used to pinpoint profitable and nonprofitable locations for Cemeteries & Crematories companies in the United States.

Cemeteries & Crematories Revenue by State

Market Size by State

Distribution by Company Size

Company SizeAll IndustriesCemeteries & Crematories
Small Business (< 5 Employees)

Small Business (5 - 20)
Midsized Business (20 - 100)
Large Business (100 - 500)
Enterprise (> 500)

Cemeteries & Crematories - Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)

Financial statement analysis determines averages for the following industry forces:
The report includes a traditional income statement from an "average" company (both public and private companies included).

Industry AveragePercent of Sales
Total Revenue

Operating Revenue
Cost of Goods Sold (COGS)
Gross Profit
Operating Expenses
Operating Income
Non-Operating Income
Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT)
Interest Expense
Earnings Before Taxes
Income Tax
Net Profit

Average Income Statement

Average Income Statement

Cost of Goods Sold

Salaries, Wages, and Benefits



Depreciation and Amortization

Officer Compensation

Net Income

Cemeteries & Crematories - Financial Ratio Analysis

Financial ratios allow a company's performance to be compared against that of its peers.

Financial RatioIndustry Average
Profitability Ratios

Profit Margin
Liquidity Ratios
Current Ratio
Quick Ratio
Activity Ratios
Average Collection Period
Asset Turnover Ratio
Receivables Turnover Ratio
Inventory Conversion Ratio

Cemeteries & Crematories - Product Mix

Product DescriptionDescriptionRevenue
($ Millions)
Industry total

Graves, plots, & other spaces for human remains
Graves, plots, & other spaces for human remains - sales
Interment of human remains
Resale of funeral goods
Resale of funeral goods - cemetery goods
All other operating receipts
Cemetery maintenance services
Pre-burial services for human remains
Pet care services - pet funeral services

Cemeteries & Crematories - Compensation and Salary Surveys

TitlePercent of WorkforceBottom QuartileAverage (Median) SalaryUpper Quartile
Management Occupations8%

Chief Executives0%
General and Operations Managers1%
Other Management Occupations6%
Funeral Service Managers6%
Funeral Service Managers6%
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations13%
Grounds Maintenance Workers10%
Grounds Maintenance Workers10%
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers10%
Personal Care and Service Occupations48%
Funeral Service Workers47%
Funeral Attendants25%
Funeral Attendants25%
Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors18%
Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors18%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations20%
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants8%
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants8%
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive7%
Other Office and Administrative Support Workers6%
Office Clerks, General6%
Office Clerks, General6%

Government Contracts

In the past, the federal government spent an annual total of $21,277,907 on the cemeteries & crematories industry. It has awarded 193 contracts to 30 companies, with an average value of $709,264 per company.

Cemeteries & Crematories and Adjacent Industries - Top Companies

($ Millions)

Cemeteries & Crematories Industry Report
GeographyUnited States  
Publication DateOctober 2021
Report FormatPDF Download  

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