ERIC Number: EJ344906
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Returning Home: The Interstate Transportation of Human Remains.
Rowles, Graham D.; Comeaux, Malcolm L.
Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, v17 n2 p103-13 1986-87
Many people who die in the United States are transported across state boundaries for burial. Analysis of data from death certificates in 1983 demonstrated 17.1 percent of Arizonans who died were shipped out of state, predominantly back to their state of birth or to their most recent previous residence. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Burial Preferences; Interstate Transportation