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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 Burkina Faso (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
Total fish capture         16,693100
out of total fisheries capture         16,693
   

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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 Burkina Faso (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
(millions)
Tilapias neiActinopterygii          6,182 Not estimated
Freshwater fishes neiMixed          5,727 Not estimated
Freshwater siluroids neiActinopterygii          3,557 Not estimated
Characins neiActinopterygii          1,228 Not estimated
 
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii         10,96766 Not estimated
   Mixed          5,72734 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes         16,693100 Not estimated
Total fish capture         16,693100
out of total fisheries capture         16,693
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".