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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 Niger (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
          5,49314 1 - 3
Total fish capture         38,284100
out of total fisheries capture         38,284
   

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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 Niger (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
(millions)
Tilapias neiActinopterygii         10,680 Not estimated
Freshwater fishes neiMixed          8,584 Not estimated
Torpedo-shaped catfishes neiActinopterygii          7,793 Not estimated
Nile perchActinopterygii          5,4932,000-4,000EMW-280 1 - 3
Elephantsnout fishes neiActinopterygii          3,058 Not estimated
Naked catfishesActinopterygii          2,675 Not estimated
 
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii          5,49314 1 - 3
   All classes          5,49314 1 - 3
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes          5,49314 1 - 3
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii         24,20763 Not estimated
   Mixed          8,58422 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes         32,79186 Not estimated
Total fish capture         38,284100
out of total fisheries capture         38,284
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".