Table 2

Total mortality fraction (%) attributable to temperature, computed backward (b-AFtot) and forward (f-AFtot), reported as components from mild and extreme hot and cold contributions with 95% empirical confidence intervals (eCI)
Extreme cold Mild cold Mild hot Extreme hot
London b-AFtot 0.55 (0.45–0.64) 12.48 (8.86–15.88) 0.31 (0.23–0.38) 0.36 (0.29–0.43)
f-AFtot 0.47 (0.40–0.53) 12.38 (8.98–15.78) 0.29 (0.22–0.35) 0.28 (0.23–0.33)
Rome b-AFtot 0.59 (0.47–0.70) 10.37 (6.88–13.63) 1.45 (0.89–2.01) 0.33 (0.25–0.40)
f-AFtot 0.47 (0.39–0.54) 10.27 (6.69–13.50) 1.32 (0.75–1.85) 0.25 (0.19–0.30)

London 1993–2006 and Rome 1992–2010.

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