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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 Oman (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
        103,45256 474 - 2,365
Total fish capture        184,257100
out of total fisheries capture        193,010
   

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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 Oman (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
(millions)
Indian oil sardineActinopterygii         50,06887-132EMW-253 380 - 579
Longtail tunaActinopterygii         10,92615,000-20,000EMW-2741
Emperors(=Scavengers) neiActinopterygii          9,652 Not estimated
Yellowfin tunaActinopterygii          9,5525,000-20,000EMW-345 <1 - 2
Indian mackerelActinopterygii          7,87354-193EMW-252 41 - 146
Hairtails scabbardfishes neiActinopterygii          7,208 Not estimated
Porgies seabreams neiActinopterygii          7,080 Not estimated
Carangids neiActinopterygii          7,018 Not estimated
Sharks rays skates etc. neiElasmobranchii          6,310 Not estimated
Jacks crevalles neiActinopterygii          5,981 Not estimated
Demersal percomorphs neiActinopterygii          5,583 Not estimated
Croakers drums neiActinopterygii          5,514 Not estimated
Anchovies etc. neiActinopterygii          4,5413-94EMW-21 48 - 1,465
Sea catfishes neiActinopterygii          4,429 Not estimated
Barracudas neiActinopterygii          4,419187-9,072EMW-91 <1 - 24
Narrow-barred Spanish mackerelActinopterygii          4,3895,750-5,900EMW-2791
Groupers neiActinopterygii          4,219 Not estimated
KawakawaActinopterygii          3,7425,000EMW-263 1
Pelagic percomorphs neiActinopterygii          3,694 Not estimated
Marine fishes neiMixed          2,890 Not estimated
QueenfishesActinopterygii          2,707 Not estimated
Mullets neiActinopterygii          2,62020-2,000EMW-278 1 - 129
Grunts sweetlips neiActinopterygii          2,370 Not estimated
Threadfin and dwarf breams neiActinopterygii          1,952 Not estimated
Indo-Pacific sailfishActinopterygii          1,93213,640-27,270EMW-255 <1
Snappers jobfishes neiActinopterygii          1,430 Not estimated
Spinefeet(=Rabbitfishes) neiActinopterygii          1,348 Not estimated
Striped bonitoActinopterygii          1,3253,000EMW-439<1
Frigate and bullet tunasActinopterygii            905237-1,034EMW-237 1 - 4
Rays stingrays mantas neiElasmobranchii            859 Not estimated
Tuna-like fishes neiActinopterygii            79454-180,000EMW-337 <1 - 15
Needlefishes neiActinopterygii            562 Not estimated
CobiaActinopterygii            1596,364-18,182EMW-217 <1
Black marlinActinopterygii            12685,000-90,000EMW-129 <1
Skipjack tunaActinopterygii             602,000-10,000EMW-317 <1
Common dolphinfishActinopterygii             2328,000EMW-219<1
 
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii         90,17449 423 - 729
   All classes         90,17449 423 - 729
   Multi species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii         13,2787 51 - 1,636
   All classes         13,2787 51 - 1,636
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes        103,45256 474 - 2,365
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii         70,74738 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii          7,1694 Not estimated
   Mixed          2,8902 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes         80,80544 Not estimated
Total fish capture        184,257100
out of total fisheries capture        193,010
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".