Image formats (RAW, JPEG, HEIF) and compression

Most digital cameras enable you to choose between different image formats (also called file types) to save your pictures in – RAW, JPEG and now HEIF (introduced with the EOS-1D X Mark III in 2020). What are the differences between these formats, and which should you choose?
Canon EOS R6
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