Burial and cremation figures

The total number of burials and cremations carried out by Liverpool City Council in the years 2010 to 2020 and the months of January-June 2021.

We will publish updates to these figures on the first Friday of July and the first Friday of January each year.

2010

  • Number of burials: 1848
  • Number of cremations: 4047

2011

  • Number of burials: 1695
  • Number of cremations: 3519

2012

  • Number of burials: 1742
  • Number of cremations: 3905

2013

  • Number of burials: 1718
  • Number of cremations: 4066

2014

  • Number of burials: 1676
  • Number of cremations: 3993

2015

  • Number of burials: 1739
  • Number of cremations: 4255

2016

  • Number of burials: 1708
  • Number of cremations: 4511

2017

  • Number of burials:1661
  • Number of cremations:4441

2018

  • Number of burials: 1746
  • Number of cremations: 4430

2019

  • Number of burials: 1579
  • Number of cremations: 4265

2020

  • Number of burials: 1658
  • Number of cremations: 5115

2021

  • Number of burials from 1st January to 30th June 2021: 893
  • Number of cremations from 1st January to 30th June 2021: 2362