ICELAND

  • Number of crematoria: 1
  • Crematorium situated at:
    • Reykjavik

Statistics of cremations

  Cremations Total Deaths % of Deaths
2018 929 2,230 41.66
2019 996 2,274 43.80
 
Cremation Organisation:
The Cremation Society of Iceland, founded in 1948, was dissolved in 1964,
but cremations continue at the crematorium in *Reykjavik.
*Capital Area Cemeteries:
Vesturhlio 8
105 Reykjavik
President:
Jóhannes Pálmason
Secretary:
Thórsteinn Ragnarsson
Treasurer:
Helga Halldórsdóttir
Date of foundation:
1932
Name of journal:
Bautasteinn
Date of foundation:
1996
Published:
once a year
Circulation:
1,200
Editor:
Thórsteinn Ragnarsson
Vesturhlio 8,
105 Reykjavik