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Table 6

Mortality rates (deaths per TWh) from energy sources.

Coal global average 100 50% global electricity
Coal China 160 75% China's electricity
Coal USA 15 44% USA electricity
Oil 36 36% global/8% electricity
Natural gas 4 20% of global electricity
Biofuel/biomass 24 21% global energy
Solar (rooftop) 0.44 < 1% global electricity
Wind 0.15 ∼ 1% global electricity
Hydro-global average 1.4 15% global electricity
Nuclear global average 0.04 17% global electricity

Source: Updated data from: World Health Organization

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