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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 Liberia (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
          4,08332 21 - 182
Total fish capture         12,787100
out of total fisheries capture         12,998
   

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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 Liberia (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
(millions)
Marine fishes neiMixed          2,045 Not estimated
Freshwater fishes neiMixed          2,011 Not estimated
Lesser African threadfinActinopterygii            829 Not estimated
Atlantic bumperActinopterygii            68921-140EMW-53 5 - 33
Sardinellas neiActinopterygii            5877-224EMW-307 3 - 89
Dentex neiActinopterygii            424 Not estimated
Bigeye gruntActinopterygii            40910-45EMW-111 9 - 40
African moonfishActinopterygii            398142-494EMW-3 1 - 3
Snappers neiActinopterygii            394 Not estimated
Atlantic chub mackerelActinopterygii            392100-750EMW-483 1 - 4
Clupeoids neiActinopterygii            350 Not estimated
Barracudas neiActinopterygii            323187-9,072EMW-91 <1 - 2
Soles neiActinopterygii            305 Not estimated
Royal threadfinActinopterygii            269 Not estimated
Halfbeaks neiActinopterygii            243 Not estimated
Conger eels etc. neiActinopterygii            239 Not estimated
Cassava croakerActinopterygii            2361,000EMW-211<1
Bobo croakerActinopterygii            230216EMW-169 1
African sicklefishActinopterygii            204165-225EMW-41
West African ilishaActinopterygii            199 Not estimated
Needlefishes etc. neiActinopterygii            176 Not estimated
Marlinssailfishesetc. neiActinopterygii            170 Not estimated
Groupers neiActinopterygii            158 Not estimated
Sompat gruntActinopterygii            133 Not estimated
Largehead hairtailActinopterygii            13232-713EMW-270 <1 - 4
Hammerhead sharks etc. neiElasmobranchii            123 Not estimated
Carangids neiActinopterygii            118 Not estimated
Flyingfishes neiActinopterygii            115 Not estimated
Bigeye tunaActinopterygii            11415,000-20,000EMW-114 <1
Sharks rays skates etc. neiElasmobranchii            107 Not estimated
Grunts sweetlips neiActinopterygii            101 Not estimated
Cunene horse mackerelActinopterygii             7821-498EMW-222 <1 - 4
Bearded brotulaActinopterygii             75909-1,364EMW-105 <1
Sea catfishes neiActinopterygii             69 Not estimated
Rays stingrays mantas neiElasmobranchii             60 Not estimated
Yellowfin tunaActinopterygii             495,000-20,000EMW-345 <1
West African croakers neiActinopterygii             46 Not estimated
SwordfishActinopterygii             4031,000-60,000EMW-333 <1
Mullets neiActinopterygii             2920-2,000EMW-278 <1 - 1
Bonga shadActinopterygii             26143-292EMW-176 <1
BonefishActinopterygii             243,333EMW-175<1
West African goatfishActinopterygii             16 Not estimated
Blue marlinActinopterygii             16180,000EMW-154<1
Atlantic sailfishActinopterygii             1218,140-27,220EMW-68 <1
Atlantic white marlinActinopterygii             1027,215EMW-76<1
Tuna-like fishes neiActinopterygii              554-180,000EMW-337 <1
PompanoActinopterygii              4 Not estimated
Skipjack tunaActinopterygii              22,000-10,000EMW-317 <1
Blue butterfishActinopterygii              2 Not estimated
Angolan dentexActinopterygii              2101-386EMW-26 <1
Large-eye dentexActinopterygii              1 Not estimated
Triggerfishes durgons neiActinopterygii              1 Not estimated
AlbacoreActinopterygii              14,540-21,364EMW-7 <1
Smooth pufferActinopterygii              <1 Not estimated
 
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii          3,14025 18 - 90
   All classes          3,14025 18 - 90
   Multi species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii            9437 3 - 92
   All classes            9437 3 - 92
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes          4,08332 21 - 182
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii          4,35934 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii            2902 Not estimated
   Mixed          4,05532 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes          8,70468 Not estimated
Total fish capture         12,787100
out of total fisheries capture         12,998
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".