As Population Pivots to Cremation, Funeral Directors Adapt
JULY 25, 2019
percent by 2040 and just 15.7 A new study by the National Funeral Directors Association reveals that more consumers prefer cremation and green burial options. This means that both NFDA and its members must make changes to stay relevant. A new report from the National Funeral Directors Association finds that American attitudes toward funerals are changing, with the cremation rate expected to increase to 78.7 percent of people seeking traditional burial.