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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 Mauritius (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
          3,92341 1 - 30
Total fish capture          9,570100
out of total fisheries capture         10,046
   

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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 Mauritius (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
(millions)
Emperors(=Scavengers) neiActinopterygii          2,303 Not estimated
Yellowfin tunaActinopterygii          1,8935,000-20,000EMW-345 <1
Marine fishes neiMixed          1,304 Not estimated
Skipjack tunaActinopterygii          1,0352,000-10,000EMW-317 <1 - 1
Marlinssailfishesetc. neiActinopterygii            576 Not estimated
Groupers seabasses neiActinopterygii            477 Not estimated
Snappers jobfishes neiActinopterygii            458 Not estimated
Bigeye tunaActinopterygii            26315,000-20,000EMW-114 <1
Spinefeet(=Rabbitfishes) neiActinopterygii            209 Not estimated
AlbacoreActinopterygii            2024,540-21,364EMW-7 <1
GoatfishesActinopterygii            1747-189EMW-453 1 - 25
Bluespine unicornfishActinopterygii            172 Not estimated
Tuna-like fishes neiActinopterygii            16654-180,000EMW-337 <1 - 3
SwordfishActinopterygii            13931,000-60,000EMW-333 <1
Sharks rays skates etc. neiElasmobranchii             66 Not estimated
Percoids neiActinopterygii             43 Not estimated
Carangids neiActinopterygii             39 Not estimated
Mullets neiActinopterygii             1920-2,000EMW-278 <1 - 1
Common dolphinfishActinopterygii             1728,000EMW-219<1
Black marlinActinopterygii             1285,000-90,000EMW-129 <1
WahooActinopterygii              24,536-38,636EMW-338 <1
Parrotfishes neiActinopterygii              1 Not estimated
Striped marlinActinopterygii              156,750-113,500EMW-445 <1
Rays stingrays mantas neiElasmobranchii              1 Not estimated
Indo-Pacific sailfishActinopterygii              113,640-27,270EMW-255 <1
 
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii          3,56537 <1 - 1
   All classes          3,56537 <1 - 1
   Multi species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii            3584 1 - 29
   All classes            3584 1 - 29
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes          3,92341 1 - 30
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii          4,27645 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii             671 Not estimated
   Mixed          1,30414 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes          5,64859 Not estimated
Total fish capture          9,570100
out of total fisheries capture         10,046
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".