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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 Antarctic toothfish (2007-2016)
SpeciesCountryCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
Antarctic toothfish (Dissostichus mawsoni)Argentina             2328,00030 <1
Antarctic toothfish (Dissostichus mawsoni)Australia             2728,00030 <1
Antarctic toothfish (Dissostichus mawsoni)Chile             1128,00030 <1
Antarctic toothfish (Dissostichus mawsoni)Japan            16628,00030 <1
Antarctic toothfish (Dissostichus mawsoni)Korea Republic of          1,01128,00030 <1
Antarctic toothfish (Dissostichus mawsoni)Namibia             3228,00030 <1
Antarctic toothfish (Dissostichus mawsoni)New Zealand            98128,00030 <1
Antarctic toothfish (Dissostichus mawsoni)Norway            13428,00030 <1
Antarctic toothfish (Dissostichus mawsoni)Russian Federation            42028,00030 <1
Antarctic toothfish (Dissostichus mawsoni)South Africa             6728,00030 <1
Antarctic toothfish (Dissostichus mawsoni)Spain            36828,00030 <1
Antarctic toothfish (Dissostichus mawsoni)Ukraine             8228,00030 <1
Antarctic toothfish (Dissostichus mawsoni)United Kingdom            56528,00030 <1
Antarctic toothfish (Dissostichus mawsoni)Uruguay             5828,00030 <1
Total           3,946<1
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".