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Estimated numbers of individuals in average annual capture (FAO) of selected fish species (2007-2016)

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This page shows FAO reported fish capture tonnages for 2007-2016 by species category together with the estimated mean weight (EMW) (obtained in this study)
and estimated fish numbers based on that EMW.

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Data for Angler(=Monk) (2007-2016)
SpeciesCountryCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
Angler(=Monk) (Lophius piscatorius)Channel Islands              130,00024 <1
Angler(=Monk) (Lophius piscatorius)Denmark          1,60630,00024 <1
Angler(=Monk) (Lophius piscatorius)Faroe Islands          1,75530,00024 <1
Angler(=Monk) (Lophius piscatorius)Greenland              <130,00024 <1
Angler(=Monk) (Lophius piscatorius)Iceland          2,34530,00024 <1
Angler(=Monk) (Lophius piscatorius)Ireland          3,72830,00024 <1
Angler(=Monk) (Lophius piscatorius)Isle of Man              <130,00024 <1
Angler(=Monk) (Lophius piscatorius)Netherlands             8430,00024 <1
Angler(=Monk) (Lophius piscatorius)Norway          4,18230,00024 <1
Angler(=Monk) (Lophius piscatorius)Portugal            28730,00024 <1
Angler(=Monk) (Lophius piscatorius)Russian Federation              430,00024 <1
Angler(=Monk) (Lophius piscatorius)Spain            17630,00024 <1
Angler(=Monk) (Lophius piscatorius)Sweden             3130,00024 <1
Angler(=Monk) (Lophius piscatorius)United Kingdom         15,72830,00024 1
Total          29,928 1
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".