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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 Pakistan (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
        161,93038 473 - 4,162
Total fish capture        430,407100
out of total fisheries capture        467,879
   

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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 Pakistan (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
(millions)
Freshwater fishes neiMixed        119,490 Not estimated
Sea catfishes neiActinopterygii         27,999 Not estimated
Indian mackerelActinopterygii         27,26954-193EMW-252 141 - 506
Indian oil sardineActinopterygii         26,12387-132EMW-253 198 - 302
Marine fishes neiMixed         22,562 Not estimated
Largehead hairtailActinopterygii         19,75332-713EMW-270 28 - 617
Clupeoids neiActinopterygii         18,064 Not estimated
Croakers drums neiActinopterygii         17,355 Not estimated
Groupers neiActinopterygii         14,165 Not estimated
Longtail tunaActinopterygii          9,82115,000-20,000EMW-274 <1 - 1
Narrow-barred Spanish mackerelActinopterygii          9,5185,750-5,900EMW-279 2 - 2
Yellowfin tunaActinopterygii          9,1925,000-20,000EMW-345 <1 - 2
Mullets neiActinopterygii          8,93420-2,000EMW-278 4 - 440
Tuna-like fishes neiActinopterygii          7,17954-180,000EMW-337 <1 - 133
Jacks crevalles neiActinopterygii          6,770 Not estimated
Rays stingrays mantas neiElasmobranchii          6,743 Not estimated
Requiem sharks neiElasmobranchii          6,345 Not estimated
Anchovies etc. neiActinopterygii          6,2473-94EMW-21 66 - 2,015
Barracudas neiActinopterygii          6,122187-9,072EMW-91 1 - 33
Skipjack tunaActinopterygii          5,4482,000-10,000EMW-317 1 - 3
Carangids neiActinopterygii          5,278 Not estimated
Torpedo scadActinopterygii          4,288931EMW-335 5
Marlinssailfishesetc. neiActinopterygii          4,225 Not estimated
Threadfin breams neiActinopterygii          4,202 Not estimated
Butterfishes pomfrets neiActinopterygii          4,20180-500EMW-195 8 - 53
KawakawaActinopterygii          3,9965,000EMW-263 1
Pike-congers neiActinopterygii          3,543 Not estimated
Common dolphinfishActinopterygii          3,44128,000EMW-219<1
Grunts sweetlips neiActinopterygii          3,032 Not estimated
CobiaActinopterygii          3,0056,364-18,182EMW-217 <1
Black pomfretActinopterygii          2,532583EMW-130 4
Porgies seabreams neiActinopterygii          2,396 Not estimated
Scads neiActinopterygii          2,15763-231EMW-308 9 - 34
Emperors(=Scavengers) neiActinopterygii          1,967 Not estimated
Dorab wolf-herringActinopterygii          1,641717-757EMW-225 2 - 2
Mangrove red snapperActinopterygii          1,569 Not estimated
TonguefishesActinopterygii          1,059 Not estimated
Guitarfishes etc. neiElasmobranchii            883 Not estimated
SwordfishActinopterygii            47931,000-60,000EMW-333 <1
Sillago-whitingsActinopterygii            427 Not estimated
Fourfinger threadfinActinopterygii            403 Not estimated
Hilsa shadActinopterygii            3951,400EMW-251<1
Frigate and bullet tunasActinopterygii            149237-1,034EMW-237 <1 - 1
Bombay-duckActinopterygii             435-69EMW-174 1 - 9
 
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii        126,94329 383 - 1,453
   All classes        126,94329 383 - 1,453
   Multi species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii         34,9878 89 - 2,708
   All classes         34,9878 89 - 2,708
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes        161,93038 473 - 4,162
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii        112,45426 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii         13,9713 Not estimated
   Mixed        142,05233 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes        268,47762 Not estimated
Total fish capture        430,407100
out of total fisheries capture        467,879
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".