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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 Belize (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
        206,07999 814 - 17,400
Total fish capture        208,438100
out of total fisheries capture        212,324
   

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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 Belize (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
(millions)
Jack and horse mackerels neiActinopterygii         99,21411-1,000EMW-256 99 - 8,786
Sardinellas neiActinopterygii         41,8467-224EMW-307 187 - 6,324
Atlantic chub mackerelActinopterygii         18,104100-750EMW-483 24 - 181
European anchovyActinopterygii         15,0898-38EMW-228 397 - 1,858
European pilchard(=Sardine)Actinopterygii         12,61269-127EMW-230 99 - 183
Skipjack tunaActinopterygii          6,6562,000-10,000EMW-317 1 - 3
Yellowfin tunaActinopterygii          4,1315,000-20,000EMW-345 <1 - 1
Chilean jack mackerelActinopterygii          3,575200-1,000EMW-213 4 - 18
Marine fishes neiMixed          1,417 Not estimated
Bigeye tunaActinopterygii          1,16615,000-20,000EMW-114 <1
Largehead hairtailActinopterygii          1,15632-713EMW-270 2 - 36
Blue sharkElasmobranchii            62014,412-16,562EMW-156 <1
AlbacoreActinopterygii            5464,540-21,364EMW-7 <1
Carangids neiActinopterygii            241 Not estimated
Tuna-like fishes neiActinopterygii            24154-180,000EMW-337 <1 - 4
Pacific chub mackerelActinopterygii            239100-750EMW-215 <1 - 2
SwordfishActinopterygii            23831,000-60,000EMW-333 <1
Hakes neiActinopterygii            222 Not estimated
Porgies seabreams neiActinopterygii            210 Not estimated
Frigate tunaActinopterygii            172237-1,034EMW-458 <1 - 1
African sicklefishActinopterygii            157165-225EMW-41
Sea catfishes neiActinopterygii            109 Not estimated
Little tunny(=Atl.black skipj)Actinopterygii             813,723-5,548EMW-425 <1
Flatfishes neiActinopterygii             79 Not estimated
Shortfin makoElasmobranchii             6660,000-135,000EMW-398 <1
Barracudas neiActinopterygii             58187-9,072EMW-91 <1
Grunts sweetlips neiActinopterygii             47 Not estimated
Blue marlinActinopterygii             34180,000EMW-154<1
Orange roughyActinopterygii             331,500EMW-381<1
Blue butterfishActinopterygii             20 Not estimated
Black marlinActinopterygii             1485,000-90,000EMW-129 <1
Atlantic sailfishActinopterygii             1118,140-27,220EMW-68 <1
WahooActinopterygii              74,536-38,636EMW-338 <1
Alfonsinos neiActinopterygii              6596-3,239EMW-10 <1
Croakers drums neiActinopterygii              6 Not estimated
Sharks rays skates etc. neiElasmobranchii              5 Not estimated
Striped marlinActinopterygii              556,750-113,500EMW-445 <1
Boarfishes neiActinopterygii              335-116EMW-168 <1
Marlinssailfishesetc. neiActinopterygii              2 Not estimated
Longbill spearfishActinopterygii              1 Not estimated
Common dolphinfishActinopterygii              128,000EMW-219<1
Mullets neiActinopterygii              120-2,000EMW-278 <1
Atlantic bonitoActinopterygii              <11,818-5,000EMW-52 <1
 
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii         64,02631 528 - 2,285
   Elasmobranchii            686<1<1
   All classes         64,71231 528 - 2,285
   Multi species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii        141,36868 286 - 15,114
   All classes        141,36868 286 - 15,114
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes        206,07999 814 - 17,400
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii            937<1 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii              5<1 Not estimated
   Mixed          1,4171 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes          2,3591 Not estimated
Total fish capture        208,438100
out of total fisheries capture        212,324
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".