Industry Statistics

Below are links to relevant data that may be beneficial to the Cemetery & Crematoria Industry.

The Cemetery, Crematoria, and Funeral industry is an important sector that provides essential services and support to families and individuals during their time of grief. To better understand this industry and its impact, it is crucial to have access to reliable data and information. Fortunately, there are several resources available online that provide valuable insights into the Cemetery, Crematoria, and Funeral industry.

INTERNationally 2024

International 2024

The World Bank

Death rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

New Zealand

Births and deaths: Year ended June 2023

Health New Zealand  – Te Whatu Ora

Mortality web tool – cause of death, and demographic information for deaths registered in New Zealand from 1948–2021


National 2024

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare  – Deaths in Australia  – July 2023


Australian Institute of Health and Welfare  – Deaths by suicide, by states and territories


ABS – Deaths , Australia – Statistics about deaths and mortality rates for Australia, states and territories, and sub-state regions (2022)


ABS – Causes of Death – Australia – Statistics on the number of deaths, by sex, selected age groups, and cause of death classified to the International Classification of Diseases (ICD)


ABS  Provisional Mortality Statistics  – Provisional deaths data for measuring changes in patterns of mortality Jan- Sept 2023

New South Wales (NSW)

Victoria (VIC)

Western Australia (WA)

WA births Deaths and Marriages – Number of births, deaths and marriages registered in Western Australia 1981-2023


2023 Death by disposal Type

Yearly registered deaths – breakdown by month of registration and disposal type


2023 Death by Disposal Type and Statistical Area

Yearly registered deaths – breakdown by quarter of registration, disposal type (cremation and burial only) and statistical area

QLD death by suburb


QLD Life event statistics

Number of births, deaths and marriages registered each year in Queensland.


QLD Death report – Statistical releases relating to deaths registered in Queensland.


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Deaths by Disposal type – Dataset – Open Data Portal | Queensland Government



Birth Deaths and Marriages Statistics