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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 Chinook(=Spring=King) salmon (2007-2016)
SpeciesCountryCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
Chinook(=Spring=King) salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha)Canada          1,1658,341214 <1
Chinook(=Spring=King) salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha)Japan             828,341214 <1
Chinook(=Spring=King) salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha)New Zealand              68,341214 <1
Chinook(=Spring=King) salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha)Russian Federation            7568,341214 <1
Chinook(=Spring=King) salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha)United States of America          6,6368,341214 1
Total           8,645 1
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".