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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 Lucia (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
Total fish capture          1,666100
out of total fisheries capture          1,997

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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 Lucia (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
Common dolphinfishActinopterygii            43828,000EMW-219<1
Marine fishes neiMixed            397 Not estimated
WahooActinopterygii            1674,536-38,636EMW-338 <1
Blackfin tunaActinopterygii            1663,182-7,000EMW-140 <1
Skipjack tunaActinopterygii            1342,000-10,000EMW-317 <1
Yellowfin tunaActinopterygii            1335,000-20,000EMW-345 <1
Flyingfishes neiActinopterygii             84 Not estimated
Blue marlinActinopterygii             78180,000EMW-154<1
Snappers neiActinopterygii             43 Not estimated
Tuna-like fishes neiActinopterygii             1054-180,000EMW-337 <1
Sharks rays skates etc. neiElasmobranchii              3 Not estimated
AlbacoreActinopterygii              34,540-21,364EMW-7 <1
Blacktip sharkElasmobranchii              218,000EMW-146<1
Bigeye tunaActinopterygii              215,000-20,000EMW-114 <1
Atlantic sailfishActinopterygii              218,140-27,220EMW-68 <1
Seerfishes neiActinopterygii              1 Not estimated
Nurse sharkElasmobranchii              190,000-150,000EMW-431 <1
Atlantic white marlinActinopterygii              127,215EMW-76<1
Tiger sharkElasmobranchii              1385,000-685,000EMW-448 <1
Little tunny( skipj)Actinopterygii              13,723-5,548EMW-425 <1
SwordfishActinopterygii              <131,000-60,000EMW-333 <1
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii          1,12467<1
   Elasmobranchii              4<1<1
   All classes          1,12968<1
   Multi species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii             101<1
   All classes             101<1
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes          1,13868<1
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii            1288 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii              3<1 Not estimated
   Mixed            39724 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes            52832 Not estimated
Total fish capture          1,666100
out of total fisheries capture          1,997
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".