Total number of Burials and Cremations

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Dear Dudley Council,

Under the Freedom of Information Act i formally request that you provide me with the following information.

The total number of burials and cremations in the Dudley Council jurisdiction from Jan 2015 to Dec 2020 listed separately and annually.
If it is not possible to list burials and cremations separately it will be acceptable to list them together.

Yours faithfully,

Nick Milner

Dudley Triggers, Dudley Council

Dear Nick Milner,

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Description : Total number of Burials and Cremations

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Nick Milner

Whatdotheyknow.com

 

02/02/2021

 

Dear Nick Milner,

 

Freedom Of Information Act 2000 - Information Request 25072

 

Your request for information received on 01/02/2021 has now been
considered and the information requested is enclosed.

 

Your Request

 

Under the Freedom of Information Act, I formally request that you provide
me with the following information.

 

The total number of burials and cremations in the Dudley Council
jurisdiction from Jan 2015 to Dec 2020 listed separately and annually.

If it is not possible to list burials and cremations separately it will be
acceptable to list them together.

 

Our Response

 

 

Please find attached requested information.

 

 

  Cremations Full burials Cremated remains burials
2015 3437 322 338
2016 3065 335 304
2017 3140 291 313
2018 3357 333 348
2019 3244 288 328
2020 3433 383 309

 

 

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Yours sincerely,

 

Malcolm Guy

Information Governance Officer

 

Dudley Council

Corporate Information Governance Team

The Council House

Priory Road

Dudley

West Midlands

DY1 1HF

 

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