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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 Libya (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
         22,32565 110 - 424
Total fish capture         34,334100
out of total fisheries capture         36,372
   

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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 Libya (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
(millions)
Round sardinellaActinopterygii          8,515100EMW-304 85
Common pandoraActinopterygii          4,111 Not estimated
Dogfish sharks neiElasmobranchii          4,075 Not estimated
Surmullets(=Red mullets) neiActinopterygii          3,57581-1,000EMW-332 4 - 44
Jack and horse mackerels neiActinopterygii          2,72311-1,000EMW-256 3 - 241
BogueActinopterygii          1,86958-112EMW-173 17 - 32
Atlantic bluefin tunaActinopterygii            992262,000EMW-51<1
Atlantic chub mackerelActinopterygii            992100-750EMW-483 1 - 10
Dusky grouperActinopterygii            77244,079EMW-349<1
Pouting(=Bib)Actinopterygii            656 Not estimated
Smooth-hounds neiElasmobranchii            650 Not estimated
Common dentexActinopterygii            5311,260-2,350EMW-419 <1
SalemaActinopterygii            523 Not estimated
White seabreamActinopterygii            485 Not estimated
Greater amberjackActinopterygii            4628,182-27,300EMW-245 <1
Little tunny(=Atl.black skipj)Actinopterygii            4603,723-5,548EMW-425 <1
Spinefeet(=Rabbitfishes) neiActinopterygii            411 Not estimated
Flathead grey mulletActinopterygii            398909-1,364EMW-236 <1
Saddled seabreamActinopterygii            328 Not estimated
Barracudas neiActinopterygii            288187-9,072EMW-91 <1 - 2
Grey triggerfishActinopterygii            233 Not estimated
Scorpionfishes redfishes neiActinopterygii            217 Not estimated
Common dolphinfishActinopterygii            20328,000EMW-219<1
Tuna-like fishes neiActinopterygii            17654-180,000EMW-337 <1 - 3
ParrotfishActinopterygii            166 Not estimated
Common soleActinopterygii            11923-971EMW-220 <1 - 5
Gilthead seabreamActinopterygii            117590-6,254EMW-418 <1
Brown meagreActinopterygii            117524-1,790EMW-190 <1
Spotted seabassActinopterygii             89 Not estimated
Guitarfishes etc. neiElasmobranchii             66 Not estimated
Shortfin makoElasmobranchii             1660,000-135,000EMW-398 <1
 
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii         15,54745 104 - 134
   Elasmobranchii             16<1<1
   All classes         15,56345 104 - 134
   Multi species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii          6,76220 6 - 290
   All classes          6,76220 6 - 290
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes         22,32565 110 - 424
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii          7,21821 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii          4,79014 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes         12,00835 Not estimated
Total fish capture         34,334100
out of total fisheries capture         36,372
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".