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Estimated numbers of individuals in average annual fish capture (FAO) by country fishing fleets (2007 - 2016)

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Summary for Bangladesh (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
        390,08526 988 - 11,022
Total fish capture      1,505,184100
out of total fisheries capture      1,617,699

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This page shows FAO reported fish capture tonnages (by fishing fleets of the selected country above for the year shown)
by species category together with the estimated mean weight (EMW) (obtained in fishcount study) and estimated fish numbers based on that EMW.

Data for Bangladesh (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
Freshwater fishes neiMixed        871,828 Not estimated
Hilsa shadActinopterygii        338,6751,400EMW-251 242
Marine fishes neiMixed        217,392 Not estimated
Bombay-duckActinopterygii         51,4105-69EMW-174 746 - 10,780
Sea catfishes neiActinopterygii         12,715 Not estimated
Indian threadfinActinopterygii          6,111 Not estimated
Sharks rays skates etc. neiElasmobranchii          4,118 Not estimated
Seerfishes neiActinopterygii          2,936 Not estimated
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii        390,08526 988 - 11,022
   All classes        390,08526 988 - 11,022
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes        390,08526 988 - 11,022
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii         21,7611 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii          4,118<1 Not estimated
   Mixed      1,089,22072 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes      1,115,10074 Not estimated
Total fish capture      1,505,184100
out of total fisheries capture      1,617,699
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".