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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 Saint Helena (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
Total fish capture            429100
out of total fisheries capture            806

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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 Saint Helena (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
Yellowfin tunaActinopterygii            1325,000-20,000EMW-345 <1
Skipjack tunaActinopterygii            1122,000-10,000EMW-317 <1
Marine fishes neiMixed             62 Not estimated
Bigeye tunaActinopterygii             4715,000-20,000EMW-114 <1
AlbacoreActinopterygii             354,540-21,364EMW-7 <1
WahooActinopterygii             184,536-38,636EMW-338 <1
Groupers neiActinopterygii             10 Not estimated
Blue marlinActinopterygii              2180,000EMW-154<1
Carangids neiActinopterygii              2 Not estimated
Conger eels etc. neiActinopterygii              2 Not estimated
Atlantic chub mackerelActinopterygii              2100-750EMW-483 <1
SwordfishActinopterygii              131,000-60,000EMW-333 <1
Common dolphinfishActinopterygii              128,000EMW-219<1
Marlinssailfishesetc. neiActinopterygii              1 Not estimated
Bigeyes neiActinopterygii              150-618EMW-115 <1
Sharks rays skates etc. neiElasmobranchii              <1 Not estimated
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii            35182<1
   All classes            35182<1
   Multi species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii              1<1<1
   All classes              1<1<1
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes            35282<1
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii             153 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii              0<1 Not estimated
   Mixed             6214 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes             7818 Not estimated
Total fish capture            429100
out of total fisheries capture            806
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".