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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 Comoros (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
         24,85483 77 - 1,747
Total fish capture         30,014100
out of total fisheries capture         30,185
   

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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 Comoros (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
(millions)
Sardinellas neiActinopterygii          6,6167-224EMW-307 30 - 1,000
Skipjack tunaActinopterygii          3,6762,000-10,000EMW-317 <1 - 2
False scadActinopterygii          3,67134-933EMW-235 4 - 107
Jack and horse mackerels neiActinopterygii          3,02911-1,000EMW-256 3 - 268
Marine fishes neiMixed          2,492 Not estimated
Yellowfin tunaActinopterygii          2,1365,000-20,000EMW-345 <1
Carangids neiActinopterygii          1,252 Not estimated
Atlantic chub mackerelActinopterygii          1,070100-750EMW-483 1 - 11
European pilchard(=Sardine)Actinopterygii          1,06069-127EMW-230 8 - 15
European anchovyActinopterygii            8018-38EMW-228 21 - 99
Anchovies etc. neiActinopterygii            7043-94EMW-21 7 - 227
Tuna-like fishes neiActinopterygii            51754-180,000EMW-337 <1 - 10
Sea catfishes neiActinopterygii            269 Not estimated
Bigeye tunaActinopterygii            26115,000-20,000EMW-114 <1
Indian mackerels neiActinopterygii            216 Not estimated
Largehead hairtailActinopterygii            21632-713EMW-270 <1 - 7
SwordfishActinopterygii            21031,000-60,000EMW-333 <1
KawakawaActinopterygii            1915,000EMW-263<1
Sompat gruntActinopterygii            181 Not estimated
African sicklefishActinopterygii            176165-225EMW-41
Large-eye dentexActinopterygii            174 Not estimated
West African ilishaActinopterygii            146 Not estimated
Common dolphinfishActinopterygii            11528,000EMW-219<1
Indo-Pacific sailfishActinopterygii            11313,640-27,270EMW-255 <1
Barracudas neiActinopterygii            100187-9,072EMW-91 <1 - 1
Threadfins tasselfishes neiActinopterygii             92 Not estimated
Sharks rays skates etc. neiElasmobranchii             87 Not estimated
West African ladyfishActinopterygii             85 Not estimated
WahooActinopterygii             704,536-38,636EMW-338 <1
Flagfin mojarraActinopterygii             54 Not estimated
West African goatfishActinopterygii             54 Not estimated
Black marlinActinopterygii             4485,000-90,000EMW-129 <1
Flatfishes neiActinopterygii             29 Not estimated
Blue marlinActinopterygii             25180,000EMW-154<1
AlbacoreActinopterygii             224,540-21,364EMW-7 <1
Groupers seabasses neiActinopterygii             16 Not estimated
Frigate and bullet tunasActinopterygii             13237-1,034EMW-237 <1
Striped marlinActinopterygii              756,750-113,500EMW-445 <1
Hakes neiActinopterygii              6 Not estimated
Shortspine African anglerActinopterygii              5 Not estimated
John doryActinopterygii              51,400EMW-373<1
Longtail tunaActinopterygii              415,000-20,000EMW-274 <1
Porgies seabreams neiActinopterygii              3 Not estimated
West African Spanish mackerelActinopterygii              31,711EMW-450<1
Seerfishes neiActinopterygii              1 Not estimated
 
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii         13,87446 36 - 241
   All classes         13,87446 36 - 241
   Multi species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii         10,98037 40 - 1,505
   All classes         10,98037 40 - 1,505
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes         24,85483 77 - 1,747
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii          2,5819 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii             87<1 Not estimated
   Mixed          2,4928 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes          5,16017 Not estimated
Total fish capture         30,014100
out of total fisheries capture         30,185
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".