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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 Greece (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
         45,46174 458 - 2,035
Total fish capture         61,053100
out of total fisheries capture         72,577
   

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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 Greece (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
(millions)
European anchovyActinopterygii         11,9788-38EMW-228 315 - 1,475
European pilchard(=Sardine)Actinopterygii          8,09169-127EMW-230 64 - 118
Marine fishes neiMixed          6,603 Not estimated
European hakeActinopterygii          4,3271,800EMW-229 2
BogueActinopterygii          3,38158-112EMW-173 30 - 58
Picarels neiActinopterygii          2,329 Not estimated
Mediterranean horse mackerelActinopterygii          2,18911-600EMW-276 4 - 194
Atlantic chub mackerelActinopterygii          2,085100-750EMW-483 3 - 21
Red mulletActinopterygii          1,830500-1,000EMW-301 2 - 4
Shads neiActinopterygii          1,484 Not estimated
Flathead grey mulletActinopterygii          1,456909-1,364EMW-236 1 - 2
SurmulletActinopterygii          1,25981-260EMW-331 5 - 16
SwordfishActinopterygii          1,21031,000-60,000EMW-333 <1
Monkfishes neiActinopterygii            843 Not estimated
Atlantic bonitoActinopterygii            7841,818-5,000EMW-52 <1
Blue whiting(=Poutassou)Actinopterygii            703135-340EMW-159 2 - 5
Common soleActinopterygii            65523-971EMW-220 1 - 28
Pandoras neiActinopterygii            554 Not estimated
Scorpionfishes redfishes neiActinopterygii            523 Not estimated
Red porgyActinopterygii            490660EMW-434 1
Large-eye dentexActinopterygii            444 Not estimated
Greater amberjackActinopterygii            4428,182-27,300EMW-245 <1
European seabassActinopterygii            360300-10,000EMW-232 <1 - 1
Rays stingrays mantas neiElasmobranchii            346 Not estimated
AlbacoreActinopterygii            3464,540-21,364EMW-7 <1
SalemaActinopterygii            315 Not estimated
Saddled seabreamActinopterygii            306 Not estimated
Blotched picarelActinopterygii            30619-298EMW-149 1 - 16
John doryActinopterygii            3001,400EMW-373<1
Smooth-hounds neiElasmobranchii            272 Not estimated
Groupers seabasses neiActinopterygii            265 Not estimated
Frigate and bullet tunasActinopterygii            248237-1,034EMW-237 <1 - 1
Little tunny(=Atl.black skipj)Actinopterygii            2473,723-5,548EMW-425 <1
Common dentexActinopterygii            2391,260-2,350EMW-419 <1
Atlantic bluefin tunaActinopterygii            233262,000EMW-51<1
GoldfishActinopterygii            2337-567EMW-474 <1 - 32
Gilthead seabreamActinopterygii            223590-6,254EMW-418 <1
Annular seabreamActinopterygii            222 Not estimated
White seabreamActinopterygii            216 Not estimated
Common carpActinopterygii            2142,000-15,000EMW-218 <1
Atlantic mackerelActinopterygii            208389-454EMW-62 <1 - 1
Freshwater fishes neiMixed            193 Not estimated
Atlantic horse mackerelActinopterygii            152160EMW-61 1
Big-scale sand smeltActinopterygii            1383-9EMW-108 15 - 41
BluefishActinopterygii            1361,943EMW-162<1
Gurnards searobins neiActinopterygii            129 Not estimated
European spratActinopterygii            12317EMW-233 7
WhitingActinopterygii            117122-165EMW-3421
Black seabreamActinopterygii            1031,000EMW-134<1
Round sardinellaActinopterygii            101100EMW-304 1
Thornback rayElasmobranchii             954,536EMW-444<1
Dogfish sharks neiElasmobranchii             94 Not estimated
Groupers neiActinopterygii             93 Not estimated
Roaches neiActinopterygii             80 Not estimated
GarfishActinopterygii             7920-500EMW-239 <1 - 4
TurbotActinopterygii             752,065-11,225EMW-407 <1
Dusky grouperActinopterygii             7244,079EMW-349<1
West African goatfishActinopterygii             70 Not estimated
WreckfishActinopterygii             7022,600EMW-413<1
Shi drumActinopterygii             46 Not estimated
Carangids neiActinopterygii             43 Not estimated
Axillary seabreamActinopterygii             3813-447EMW-80 <1 - 3
Sand steenbrasActinopterygii             27 Not estimated
Salmonoids neiActinopterygii             26 Not estimated
Wels(=Som) catfishActinopterygii             25100,000-200,000EMW-363 <1
Jacks crevalles neiActinopterygii             24 Not estimated
Blackspot(=red) seabreamActinopterygii             23658-772EMW-144 <1
European eelActinopterygii             193,500EMW-364<1
Silversides(=Sand smelts) neiActinopterygii             18 Not estimated
European perchActinopterygii             181,200EMW-384<1
Greater weeverActinopterygii             1678-110EMW-368 <1
MegrimActinopterygii             12 Not estimated
Guitarfishes etc. neiElasmobranchii             11 Not estimated
BleakActinopterygii             1023-28EMW-147 <1
Northern pikeActinopterygii             104,500EMW-386<1
RuddActinopterygii              6 Not estimated
White grouperActinopterygii              42,419EMW-449<1
BarbelActinopterygii              11,800-3,636EMW-89 <1
TenchActinopterygii              13,900EMW-405<1
Freshwater breamActinopterygii              <13,600EMW-355<1
 
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii         45,11874 458 - 2,034
   Elasmobranchii             95<1<1
   All classes         45,21374 458 - 2,034
   Multi species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii            248<1 <1 - 1
   All classes            248<1 <1 - 1
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes         45,46174 458 - 2,035
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii          8,07413 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii            7231 Not estimated
   Mixed          6,79611 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes         15,59326 Not estimated
Total fish capture         61,053100
out of total fisheries capture         72,577
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".