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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 Palestine Occupied Tr. (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
          1,32168 4 - 142
Total fish capture          1,947100
out of total fisheries capture          2,350

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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 Palestine Occupied Tr. (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
Sardinellas neiActinopterygii            8737-224EMW-307 4 - 132
Marine fishes neiMixed            545 Not estimated
Atlantic chub mackerelActinopterygii            109100-750EMW-483 <1 - 1
Little tunny( skipj)Actinopterygii            1073,723-5,548EMW-425 <1
Jack and horse mackerels neiActinopterygii             7911-1,000EMW-256 <1 - 7
Tuna-like fishes neiActinopterygii             5154-180,000EMW-337 <1 - 1
BogueActinopterygii             2858-112EMW-173 <1
Surmullets(=Red mullets) neiActinopterygii             2681-1,000EMW-332 <1
Barracudas neiActinopterygii             26187-9,072EMW-91 <1
Spinefeet(=Rabbitfishes) neiActinopterygii             22 Not estimated
Lizardfishes neiActinopterygii             20 Not estimated
Groupers neiActinopterygii             12 Not estimated
Red porgyActinopterygii             10660EMW-434<1
Mullets neiActinopterygii             1020-2,000EMW-278 <1
Sargo breams neiActinopterygii              8 Not estimated
Smooth-hounds neiElasmobranchii              5 Not estimated
MeagreActinopterygii              5 Not estimated
Guitarfishes etc. neiElasmobranchii              5 Not estimated
Rays stingrays mantas neiElasmobranchii              4 Not estimated
BluefishActinopterygii              21,943EMW-162<1
Flatfishes neiActinopterygii              <1 Not estimated
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii            25713 <1 - 2
   All classes            25713 <1 - 2
   Multi species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii          1,06555 4 - 141
   All classes          1,06555 4 - 141
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes          1,32168 4 - 142
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii             673 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii             141 Not estimated
   Mixed            54528 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes            62632 Not estimated
Total fish capture          1,947100
out of total fisheries capture          2,350
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".