A woman reading on her tablet.

 

The 2019 NFDA Cremation and Burial Report found that cremation is still more popular than burial. By 2040, it predicts the national cremation rate will be 78.7%. They said there are several reasons for the cremation increase, including cost since cremations are typically less expensive than burials.

 

To read the full article by Brady Carlson in Wisconsin Public Radio, click here.