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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 Burundi (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
Total fish capture         15,367100
out of total fisheries capture         15,367

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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 Burundi (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
Lake Tanganyika spratActinopterygii          8,723 Not estimated
Sleek latesActinopterygii          3,120 Not estimated
Dagaas (=Kapenta)Actinopterygii          2,468 Not estimated
Freshwater fishes neiMixed            449 Not estimated
Hemibates stenosomaActinopterygii            147 Not estimated
Lake Tanganyika sardineActinopterygii            122 Not estimated
Limnotilapia dardenniiActinopterygii             60 Not estimated
Bathybates minorActinopterygii             49 Not estimated
Giant cichlidActinopterygii             45 Not estimated
Chrysichthys sianennaActinopterygii             36 Not estimated
Forktail latesActinopterygii             35 Not estimated
Nile tilapiaActinopterygii             272,000EMW-281<1
Bigeye latesActinopterygii             16 Not estimated
North African catfishActinopterygii             125,411-8,249EMW-417 <1
Chrysichthys stappersiiActinopterygii             10 Not estimated
Electric catfishActinopterygii              8 Not estimated
African bullheadActinopterygii              8 Not estimated
BubuActinopterygii              7 Not estimated
Tanganyika latesActinopterygii              6 Not estimated
Marbled lungfishSarcopterygii              63,740-5,100EMW-478 <1
Mastacembelus cunningtoniActinopterygii              5 Not estimated
KibondeActinopterygii              5 Not estimated
Chrysichthys platycephalusActinopterygii              3 Not estimated
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii             39<1<1
   Sarcopterygii              6<1<1
   All classes             45<1<1
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes             45<1<1
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii         14,87397 Not estimated
   Mixed            4493 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes         15,322100 Not estimated
Total fish capture         15,367100
out of total fisheries capture         15,367
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".