fishcount.org.uk

Other estimates:   fishmeal fishes   farmed fishes   farmed decapods

Previous:   2007

Estimated numbers of individuals in average annual fish capture (FAO) by country fishing fleets (2007 - 2016)

Select a country:
  

Summary for Lesotho (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
             2245<1
Total fish capture             49100
out of total fisheries capture             49
   

   Sort by species   Help   Home   All countries   Select a species   Data in spreadsheet (XLS, 1660 KB)
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 Lesotho (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
(millions)
Freshwater fishes neiMixed             27 Not estimated
Common carpActinopterygii             152,000-15,000EMW-218 <1
North African catfishActinopterygii              75,411-8,249EMW-417 <1
 
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii             2245<1
   All classes             2245<1
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes             2245<1
   Species without an EMW
   Mixed             2755 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes             2755 Not estimated
Total fish capture             49100
out of total fisheries capture             49
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".