Section 5.1: Long-term significance of avoiding global catastrophes
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Fraction of total events
reduction in EV of future
long-term impact from efforts to reduce the risk of human extinction
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Direct extinction events10%10.1
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Major pandemics, nuclear wars, ..., that 'merely' cause a global catastrophe with billions of death and societal collapse, but not extinction90%0.050.045
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ratio of 'long-term impact that results from averting global catastrophes' and 'impact from averting extinction events':45%
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Take the numbers with a lot of salt, I basically just guessed them
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