$240 billion

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The to­tal eco­nomic losses caused to the United States from 2007-2016 due to cli­mate change as es­ti­mated by a study by non-profit Uni­ver­sal Eco­log­i­cal Fund


The per cen­t­age of in­crease in eco­nomic losses to the US caused by cli­mate change from the 1990s to the past decade

$42 billion

Losses caused due to ex­treme weather events

$10 billion

Losses caused due to fre­quent weather events

$188 billion

Health costs due to air pol­lu­tion caused by fos­sil fuel en­ergy pro­duc­tion

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