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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 Turkey (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
        366,61193 8,381 - 30,599
Total fish capture        392,581100
out of total fisheries capture        446,719
   

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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 Turkey (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
(millions)
European anchovyActinopterygii        203,5018-38EMW-228 5,355 - 25,062
European spratActinopterygii         43,95017EMW-233 2,641
European pilchard(=Sardine)Actinopterygii         23,60169-127EMW-230 186 - 343
Mediterranean horse mackerelActinopterygii         17,97711-600EMW-276 30 - 1,592
Atlantic bonitoActinopterygii         15,0861,818-5,000EMW-52 3 - 8
WhitingActinopterygii         11,035122-165EMW-342 67 - 91
TarekActinopterygii          9,995 Not estimated
Common carpActinopterygii          9,5182,000-15,000EMW-218 1 - 5
Silversides(=Sand smelts) neiActinopterygii          6,505 Not estimated
Atlantic horse mackerelActinopterygii          6,166160EMW-61 39
BluefishActinopterygii          5,9481,943EMW-162 3
Mullets neiActinopterygii          4,35820-2,000EMW-278 2 - 214
SurmulletActinopterygii          3,11081-260EMW-331 12 - 39
GoldfishActinopterygii          3,0397-567EMW-474 5 - 422
BogueActinopterygii          2,50858-112EMW-173 22 - 43
Shads neiActinopterygii          2,178 Not estimated
Red mulletActinopterygii          2,150500-1,000EMW-301 2 - 4
Atlantic chub mackerelActinopterygii          2,143100-750EMW-483 3 - 21
Blue whiting(=Poutassou)Actinopterygii          1,202135-340EMW-159 4 - 9
Frigate and bullet tunasActinopterygii          1,055237-1,034EMW-237 1 - 4
Little tunny(=Atl.black skipj)Actinopterygii            9873,723-5,548EMW-425 <1
Wels(=Som) catfishActinopterygii            901100,000-200,000EMW-363 <1
Pike-perchActinopterygii            891146-1,200EMW-416 1 - 6
Gilthead seabreamActinopterygii            885590-6,254EMW-418 <1 - 1
Red porgyActinopterygii            821660EMW-434 1
Picarels neiActinopterygii            770 Not estimated
Atlantic bluefin tunaActinopterygii            746262,000EMW-51<1
TenchActinopterygii            7093,900EMW-405<1
Common soleActinopterygii            69123-971EMW-220 1 - 30
Freshwater fishes neiMixed            583 Not estimated
Cyprinids neiActinopterygii            542 Not estimated
Sea troutActinopterygii            5056,000EMW-310<1
LeerfishActinopterygii            485 Not estimated
Seven khramulyaActinopterygii            458 Not estimated
Marine fishes neiMixed            447 Not estimated
Rays stingrays mantas neiElasmobranchii            440 Not estimated
Sargo breams neiActinopterygii            436 Not estimated
AlbacoreActinopterygii            3704,540-21,364EMW-7 <1
Seabasses neiActinopterygii            367 Not estimated
Groupers neiActinopterygii            346 Not estimated
GarfishActinopterygii            34120-500EMW-239 1 - 17
North African catfishActinopterygii            3405,411-8,249EMW-417 <1
TurbotActinopterygii            3212,065-11,225EMW-407 <1
Lizardfishes neiActinopterygii            306 Not estimated
Atlantic mackerelActinopterygii            300389-454EMW-621
Gurnards searobins neiActinopterygii            293 Not estimated
Scorpionfishes redfishes neiActinopterygii            289 Not estimated
Smooth-hounds neiElasmobranchii            269 Not estimated
Barracudas neiActinopterygii            250187-9,072EMW-91 <1 - 1
Monkfishes neiActinopterygii            223 Not estimated
Northern pikeActinopterygii            2224,500EMW-386<1
European congerActinopterygii            2161,718-14,854EMW-361 <1
SalemaActinopterygii            215 Not estimated
SwordfishActinopterygii            19831,000-60,000EMW-333 <1
Saddled seabreamActinopterygii            142 Not estimated
Porgies seabreams neiActinopterygii            136 Not estimated
Freshwater breamActinopterygii            1363,600EMW-355<1
RuddActinopterygii            112 Not estimated
European eelActinopterygii            1013,500EMW-364<1
Gobies neiActinopterygii            100 Not estimated
Common dentexActinopterygii             981,260-2,350EMW-419 <1
ChubActinopterygii             73 Not estimated
John doryActinopterygii             701,400EMW-373<1
Large-eye dentexActinopterygii             65 Not estimated
Groupers seabasses neiActinopterygii             60 Not estimated
European flounderActinopterygii             58239-367EMW-365 <1
Freshwater gobies neiActinopterygii             50 Not estimated
MeagreActinopterygii             41 Not estimated
Dusky grouperActinopterygii             3844,079EMW-349<1
Black seabreamActinopterygii             371,000EMW-134<1
Shi drumActinopterygii             32 Not estimated
Brown meagreActinopterygii             20524-1,790EMW-190 <1
Angelsharks sand devils neiElasmobranchii             151,684-19,794EMW-23 <1
Greater forkbeardActinopterygii             13 Not estimated
 
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
(millions)
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii        360,93492 8,378 - 30,379
   All classes        360,93492 8,378 - 30,379
   Multi species with an EMW
   Elasmobranchii          5,6771 3 - 220
   All classes          5,6771 3 - 220
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes        366,61193 8,381 - 30,599
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii         24,2326 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii            708<1 Not estimated
   Mixed          1,030<1 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes         25,9707 Not estimated
Total fish capture        392,581100
out of total fisheries capture        446,719
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".