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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 Nauru (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
            27253<1
Total fish capture            516100
out of total fisheries capture            516
   

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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 Nauru (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
(millions)
AlbacoreActinopterygii              34,540-21,364EMW-7 <1
Bigeye tunaActinopterygii              315,000-20,000EMW-114 <1
Carangids neiActinopterygii              6 Not estimated
Marine fishes neiMixed            235 Not estimated
Marlinssailfishesetc. neiActinopterygii              2 Not estimated
Rainbow runnerActinopterygii             1610,000EMW-432<1
Sharks rays skates etc. neiElasmobranchii              1 Not estimated
Skipjack tunaActinopterygii             302,000-10,000EMW-317 <1
Yellowfin tunaActinopterygii            2215,000-20,000EMW-345 <1
 
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii            27253<1
   All classes            27253<1
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes            27253<1
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii              82 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii              1<1 Not estimated
   Mixed            23546 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes            24447 Not estimated
Total fish capture            516100
out of total fisheries capture            516
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".