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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 Guam (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
Total fish capture            577100
out of total fisheries capture            580

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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 Guam (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
Bigeye tunaActinopterygii            17715,000-20,000EMW-114 <1
Skipjack tunaActinopterygii            1692,000-10,000EMW-317 <1
Common dolphinfishActinopterygii             7828,000EMW-219<1
WahooActinopterygii             304,536-38,636EMW-338 <1
Yellowfin tunaActinopterygii             265,000-20,000EMW-345 <1
Marine fishes neiMixed             18 Not estimated
Parrotfishes neiActinopterygii             12 Not estimated
Surgeonfishes neiActinopterygii             12 Not estimated
Blue marlinActinopterygii             11180,000EMW-154<1
Snappers jobfishes neiActinopterygii             11 Not estimated
Carangids neiActinopterygii              9 Not estimated
Emperors(=Scavengers) neiActinopterygii              9 Not estimated
Groupers neiActinopterygii              4 Not estimated
Spinefeet(=Rabbitfishes) neiActinopterygii              4 Not estimated
Barracudas neiActinopterygii              3187-9,072EMW-91 <1
Rainbow runnerActinopterygii              210,000EMW-432<1
Scads neiActinopterygii              163-231EMW-308 <1
Indo-Pacific sailfishActinopterygii              113,640-27,270EMW-255 <1
Wrasses hogfishes etc. neiActinopterygii              1 Not estimated
Tuna-like fishes neiActinopterygii              154-180,000EMW-337 <1
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii            49486<1
   All classes            49486<1
   Multi species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii              51<1
   All classes              51<1
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes            49986<1
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii             6010 Not estimated
   Mixed             183 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes             7814 Not estimated
Total fish capture            577100
out of total fisheries capture            580
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".