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Average annual capture of Yellowfin tuna in region: Africa (2007-2016)

This table shows average annual capture tonnage of Yellowfin tuna caught each year (2007-2016) for countries in the region: Africa.
Total capture tonnage for this species can be viewed here

 

Data for Yellowfin tuna in region Africa (2007-2016)
FAO Species CategoryRegionCountryTotal
capture1
(t)
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaSeychelles27,985
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaGhana11,507
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaMayotte7,215
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaCabo Verde5,916
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaTanzania, United Rep. of2,598
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaComoros2,136
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaMauritius1,893
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaSenegal1,722
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaSouth Africa1,020
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaGuinea942
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaMadagascar714
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaC?te d'Ivoire697
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaEquatorial Guinea519
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaAngola400
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaSao Tome and Principe197
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaMorocco112
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaKenya99
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaLiberia49
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaMozambique28
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaNamibia26
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaGambia5
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaEgypt3
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaTogo2
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares)AfricaGabon< 1
Total65,785

Notes
1. Source of capture tonnage : FAO FishStat 'Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018).'