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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 Capelin (2007-2016)
SpeciesCountryCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
(millions)
Capelin (Mallotus villosus)Iceland        250,54717-50210 5,011 - 14,773
Capelin (Mallotus villosus)Norway        163,86217-50210 3,277 - 9,662
Capelin (Mallotus villosus)Russian Federation         46,79217-50210 936 - 2,759
Capelin (Mallotus villosus)Canada         33,63817-50210 673 - 1,983
Capelin (Mallotus villosus)Greenland         16,23717-50210 325 - 957
Capelin (Mallotus villosus)Faroe Islands         15,99417-50210 320 - 943
Capelin (Mallotus villosus)Denmark          2,09817-50210 42 - 124
Capelin (Mallotus villosus)St. Pierre and Miquelon              117-50210 <1
Capelin (Mallotus villosus)France              117-50210 <1
Capelin (Mallotus villosus)United Kingdom              <117-50210 <1
Total         529,169 10,583 - 31,201
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".