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Cemetery Services in the US: Market Research Report

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Cemetery Services Market Research Report | NAICS 81222 | Apr 2015

Staying alive: An aging US population will provide the industry with a continual source of demand

IBISWorld’s Cemetery Services market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$4bn
Annual Growth 10-15
1.2%
Annual Growth 15-20
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Employment
32,452
Businesses
6,792
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Cemetery Services industry dug itself out of the recessionary woes that once plagued its companies during the recession. With increasing disposable income and a growing proportion of US citizens reaching 65 years and older, families have become far more likely to purchase high-value industry merchandise and burial services, increasing industry revenue. These factors are expected to continue in the next five years. However, the number of cremations is forecast to rise, threatening industry growth... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

The Cemetery Services industry has a low level of capital intensity. In 2015, for every $1.00 spent on wages, industry operators will invest about $0.11 in capital expenditures. Capital intensity has remained relatively stable for industry operators in the five years to 2015, increasing from an estimated $0.10 per every $1.00 spent on wages in 2010.

Cemetery operators have high fixed costs. The typical operator invests significantly in the maintenance of cemetery grounds and structures, such as columbaria and crematoriums, which may often exceed prices of $100,000 to construct from the ground up. Relatives of the deceased are normally responsible for maintaining headstones. Furthermore, cemetery owners typically invest in central buildings and vehicles... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Cemetery Services Industry?

This industry includes establishments that operate sites or structures reserved for the interment of human or animal remains. The industry also includes companies that offer cremation services. This industry does not include funeral homes, nor does it include funeral homes that operate cemeteries. These companies are included in the Funeral Homes industry (IBISWorld report 81221).

Industry Products
IntermentSale of graves, plots and other spacesCemetery maintenance servicesMerchandise salesCremationPre-burial services
 
Industry Activities
Cemetery managementMausoleum operationCrematory operationColumbarium operationMemorial garden supervisionAnimal and pet cemetery management


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