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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 Other nei (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
         18,06092 27 - 579
Total fish capture         19,643100
out of total fisheries capture         19,760
   

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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 Other nei (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
(millions)
Sardinellas neiActinopterygii          3,3617-224EMW-307 15 - 508
Yellowfin tunaActinopterygii          3,1235,000-20,000EMW-345 <1 - 1
Bigeye tunaActinopterygii          2,69715,000-20,000EMW-114 <1
Skipjack tunaActinopterygii          2,4412,000-10,000EMW-317 <1 - 1
Chilean jack mackerelActinopterygii          1,961200-1,000EMW-213 2 - 10
Marine fishes neiMixed          1,006 Not estimated
European pilchard(=Sardine)Actinopterygii            90569-127EMW-230 7 - 13
SwordfishActinopterygii            70631,000-60,000EMW-333 <1
Blue sharkElasmobranchii            46514,412-16,562EMW-156 <1
Sharks rays skates etc. neiElasmobranchii            445 Not estimated
Jack and horse mackerels neiActinopterygii            42811-1,000EMW-256 <1 - 38
Blue marlinActinopterygii            394180,000EMW-154<1
AlbacoreActinopterygii            3464,540-21,364EMW-7 <1
Atlantic sailfishActinopterygii            28418,140-27,220EMW-68 <1
Frigate tunaActinopterygii            219237-1,034EMW-458 <1 - 1
Little tunny(=Atl.black skipj)Actinopterygii            1993,723-5,548EMW-425 <1
Striped marlinActinopterygii             8356,750-113,500EMW-445 <1
Pacific chub mackerelActinopterygii             73100-750EMW-215 <1 - 1
Flatfishes neiActinopterygii             71 Not estimated
Atlantic white marlinActinopterygii             6627,215EMW-76<1
WahooActinopterygii             634,536-38,636EMW-338 <1
Atlantic chub mackerelActinopterygii             63100-750EMW-483 <1 - 1
Marlinssailfishesetc. neiActinopterygii             61 Not estimated
Indo-Pacific sailfishActinopterygii             4013,640-27,270EMW-255 <1
European anchovyActinopterygii             368-38EMW-228 1 - 4
Benguela hakeActinopterygii             3355-467EMW-107 <1 - 1
Black marlinActinopterygii             2985,000-90,000EMW-129 <1
Tuna-like fishes neiActinopterygii             1954-180,000EMW-337 <1
Largehead hairtailActinopterygii             1232-713EMW-270 <1
Black skipjackActinopterygii             10695-7,165EMW-135 <1
Blackfin tunaActinopterygii              33,182-7,000EMW-140 <1
Atlantic bluefin tunaActinopterygii              1262,000EMW-51<1
Longtail tunaActinopterygii              115,000-20,000EMW-274 <1
Common dolphinfishActinopterygii              128,000EMW-219<1
Shortbill spearfishActinopterygii              1 Not estimated
Indo-Pacific king mackerelActinopterygii              <1730EMW-424<1
Frigate and bullet tunasActinopterygii              <1237-1,034EMW-237 <1
Narrow-barred Spanish mackerelActinopterygii              <15,750-5,900EMW-279 <1
KawakawaActinopterygii              <15,000EMW-263<1
 
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii         13,78870 11 - 33
   Elasmobranchii            4652<1
   All classes         14,25373 11 - 33
   Multi species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii          3,80719 15 - 546
   All classes          3,80719 15 - 546
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes         18,06092 27 - 579
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii            1331 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii            4452 Not estimated
   Mixed          1,0065 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes          1,5838 Not estimated
Total fish capture         19,643100
out of total fisheries capture         19,760
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".