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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 Morocco (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
        996,71092 6,889 - 19,890
Total fish capture      1,087,085100
out of total fisheries capture      1,180,075
   

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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 Morocco (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
(millions)
AlbacoreActinopterygii             474,540-21,364EMW-7 <1
ArgentinesActinopterygii            20856-1,079EMW-44 <1 - 4
Atlantic bluefin tunaActinopterygii          1,764262,000EMW-51<1
Atlantic bonitoActinopterygii          2,8961,818-5,000EMW-52 1 - 2
Atlantic chub mackerelActinopterygii        135,192100-750EMW-483 180 - 1,352
Axillary seabreamActinopterygii            34013-447EMW-80 1 - 25
Bigeye tunaActinopterygii            44415,000-20,000EMW-114 <1
Black seabreamActinopterygii          1,9721,000EMW-134 2
Blue marlinActinopterygii              5180,000EMW-154<1
BluefishActinopterygii            3301,943EMW-162<1
Bluntnose sixgill sharkElasmobranchii             19500,000EMW-167<1
BogueActinopterygii          7,11958-112EMW-173 64 - 122
Canary drum(=Baardman)Actinopterygii            8902,400EMW-203<1
Citharids neiActinopterygii            407 Not estimated
Common pandoraActinopterygii          2,480 Not estimated
Common soleActinopterygii          3,19123-971EMW-220 3 - 137
Croakers drums neiActinopterygii          2,286 Not estimated
Cyprinids neiActinopterygii          9,040 Not estimated
Dogtooth grouperActinopterygii              2 Not estimated
European anchovyActinopterygii         27,8218-38EMW-228 732 - 3,426
European congerActinopterygii          1,4251,718-14,854EMW-361 <1 - 1
European eelActinopterygii             243,500EMW-364<1
European hakeActinopterygii          6,1041,800EMW-229 3
European pilchard(=Sardine)Actinopterygii        722,50469-127EMW-230 5,681 - 10,502
Flatfishes neiActinopterygii          3,835 Not estimated
Forkbeards neiActinopterygii            475 Not estimated
Freshwater fishes neiMixed          1,366 Not estimated
Frigate and bullet tunasActinopterygii            488237-1,034EMW-237 <1 - 2
Gilthead seabreamActinopterygii            248590-6,254EMW-418 <1
Great white sharkElasmobranchii             14680,000EMW-475<1
Greater forkbeardActinopterygii             60 Not estimated
Groupers neiActinopterygii             45 Not estimated
Grunts sweetlips neiActinopterygii          2,840 Not estimated
Gurnards searobins neiActinopterygii          2,725 Not estimated
Jack and horse mackerels neiActinopterygii         29,33511-1,000EMW-256 29 - 2,598
John doryActinopterygii          1,5291,400EMW-373 1
Largehead hairtailActinopterygii          5,40032-713EMW-270 8 - 169
Little tunny(=Atl.black skipj)Actinopterygii             373,723-5,548EMW-425 <1
Lusitanian toadfishActinopterygii              <1 Not estimated
Madeiran sardinellaActinopterygii         39,05630-224EMW-275 175 - 1,321
Marine fishes neiMixed         48,172 Not estimated
Monkfishes neiActinopterygii            577 Not estimated
Morays neiActinopterygii            124 Not estimated
Mullets neiActinopterygii          2,07520-2,000EMW-278 1 - 102
Pandoras neiActinopterygii            294 Not estimated
Pargo breams neiActinopterygii          1,349 Not estimated
Plain bonitoActinopterygii            613 Not estimated
Porgies seabreams neiActinopterygii              6 Not estimated
Pouting(=Bib)Actinopterygii            976 Not estimated
Rays stingrays mantas neiElasmobranchii          2,132 Not estimated
Red pandoraActinopterygii             28 Not estimated
Round sardinellaActinopterygii            213100EMW-304 2
Rubberlip gruntActinopterygii          4,456 Not estimated
SalemaActinopterygii             93 Not estimated
Sand steenbrasActinopterygii            186 Not estimated
Sardinellas neiActinopterygii            6937-224EMW-307 3 - 105
Sargo breams neiActinopterygii          1,941 Not estimated
Scorpionfishes redfishes neiActinopterygii            662 Not estimated
Seabasses neiActinopterygii            102 Not estimated
Shads neiActinopterygii             21 Not estimated
Sharks rays skates etc. neiElasmobranchii          1,461 Not estimated
Shortfin makoElasmobranchii            41160,000-135,000EMW-398 <1
Skipjack tunaActinopterygii          1,6192,000-10,000EMW-317 <1 - 1
Smooth hammerheadElasmobranchii             74 Not estimated
Spotted flounderActinopterygii             27 Not estimated
Surmullets(=Red mullets) neiActinopterygii          1,12181-1,000EMW-332 1 - 14
SwordfishActinopterygii          1,96231,000-60,000EMW-333 <1
Tope sharkElasmobranchii             2825,000EMW-446<1
TurbotActinopterygii             692,065-11,225EMW-407 <1
VadigoActinopterygii            225 Not estimated
WahooActinopterygii              84,536-38,636EMW-338 <1
Weevers neiActinopterygii          1,297 Not estimated
White grouperActinopterygii              <12,419EMW-449<1
Yellowfin tunaActinopterygii            1125,000-20,000EMW-345 <1
 
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii        962,31989 6,854 - 17,066
   Elasmobranchii            472<1<1
   All classes        962,79189 6,854 - 17,066
   Multi species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii         33,9193 35 - 2,824
   All classes         33,9193 35 - 2,824
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes        996,71092 6,889 - 19,890
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii         37,1703 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii          3,667<1 Not estimated
   Mixed         49,5385 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes         90,3758 Not estimated
Total fish capture      1,087,085100
out of total fisheries capture      1,180,075
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".