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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 Guyana (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
            4152 <1 - 1
Total fish capture         23,898100
out of total fisheries capture         44,115

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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 Guyana (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
Marine fishes neiMixed         20,905 Not estimated
Southern red snapperActinopterygii          1,053 Not estimated
Freshwater fishes neiMixed            780 Not estimated
Sharks rays skates etc. neiElasmobranchii            745 Not estimated
Serra Spanish mackerelActinopterygii            2151,476-2,013EMW-436 <1
King mackerelActinopterygii            17510,000EMW-265<1
Tuna-like fishes neiActinopterygii             2354-180,000EMW-337 <1
Bigeye tunaActinopterygii              115,000-20,000EMW-114 <1
Yellowfin tunaActinopterygii              15,000-20,000EMW-345 <1
SwordfishActinopterygii              131,000-60,000EMW-333 <1
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii            3922<1
   All classes            3922<1
   Multi species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii             23<1<1
   All classes             23<1<1
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes            4152 <1 - 1
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii          1,0534 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii            7453 Not estimated
   Mixed         21,68591 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes         23,48498 Not estimated
Total fish capture         23,898100
out of total fisheries capture         44,115
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".