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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 Qatar (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
          3,08522 1 - 14
Total fish capture         14,051100
out of total fisheries capture         14,290

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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 Qatar (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
Emperors(=Scavengers) neiActinopterygii          4,006 Not estimated
Narrow-barred Spanish mackerelActinopterygii          1,8875,750-5,900EMW-279 <1
Groupers neiActinopterygii          1,276 Not estimated
Marine fishes neiMixed          1,084 Not estimated
King soldier breamActinopterygii            722 Not estimated
Spinefeet(=Rabbitfishes) neiActinopterygii            659 Not estimated
Grunts sweetlips neiActinopterygii            649 Not estimated
Porgies seabreams neiActinopterygii            524 Not estimated
Barracudas neiActinopterygii            462187-9,072EMW-91 <1 - 2
Giant trevallyActinopterygii            430 Not estimated
Carangids neiActinopterygii            408 Not estimated
Tuna-like fishes neiActinopterygii            40654-180,000EMW-337 <1 - 8
Golden trevallyActinopterygii            285 Not estimated
Malabar trevallyActinopterygii            272 Not estimated
QueenfishesActinopterygii            195 Not estimated
CobiaActinopterygii            1456,364-18,182EMW-217 <1
Snappers neiActinopterygii            140 Not estimated
Mojarras(=Silver-biddies) neiActinopterygii            137 Not estimated
Malabar blood snapperActinopterygii            1341,633EMW-426<1
Parrotfishes neiActinopterygii             69 Not estimated
Yellowfin seabreamActinopterygii             53 Not estimated
Threadfin and dwarf breams neiActinopterygii             39 Not estimated
Goatfishes red mullets neiActinopterygii             247-313EMW-454 <1 - 3
Flat needlefishActinopterygii             152,036-2,900EMW-471 <1
Mullets neiActinopterygii             1320-2,000EMW-278 <1 - 1
Sea catfishes neiActinopterygii             11 Not estimated
Requiem sharks neiElasmobranchii             10 Not estimated
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii          2,18116<1
   All classes          2,18116<1
   Multi species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii            9046 <1 - 14
   All classes            9046 <1 - 14
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes          3,08522 1 - 14
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii          9,87370 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii             10<1 Not estimated
   Mixed          1,0848 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes         10,96678 Not estimated
Total fish capture         14,051100
out of total fisheries capture         14,290
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".