fishcount.org.uk

Other estimates:   fishmeal fishes   farmed fishes   farmed decapods

Previous:   2007

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

Select a species:
  
   Sort by country   Help   Home   All species   Select a country   Data in spreadsheet (XLS, 1660 KB)
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.

For help navigating and understanding this screen click on Help.

Data for Flatfishes nei (2007-2016)
SpeciesCountryCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
(millions)
Flatfishes neiRussian Federation         73,220 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiJapan         48,211 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiIndia         40,268 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiUnited States of America         17,294 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiIndonesia          8,131 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiCanada          6,864 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiAngola          4,313 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiMexico          4,245 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiKorea Dem. People's Rep          3,968 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiMorocco          3,835 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiMalaysia          3,166 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiCameroon          2,818 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiNew Zealand          2,594 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiSenegal          1,479 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiSpain          1,268 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiChina          1,148 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiPhilippines            818 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiGabon            455 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiTaiwan Province of China            384 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiKazakhstan            355 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiSaint Kitts and Nevis            354 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiGuinea            344 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiPeru            289 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiMauritania            222 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiEcuador            173 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiEquatorial Guinea            141 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiGuinea-Bissau            135 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiColombia            113 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiNicaragua            109 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiSaint Vincent/Grenadines             89 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiBelize             79 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiOther nei             71 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiFrance             68 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiIraq             67 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiChile             46 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiFaroe Islands             43 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiCroatia             41 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiTunisia             33 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiBenin             29 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiComoros             29 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiKorea Republic of             16 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiUnited Kingdom             15 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiItaly             14 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiEgypt             11 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiGermany              9 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiGuatemala              8 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiLebanon              5 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiFrench Guiana              3 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiVenezuela Boliv Rep of              3 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiAustralia              1 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiGeorgia              1 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiIreland              1 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiSweden              <1 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiPalestine Occupied Tr.              <1 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiMalta              <1 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiPortugal              <1 Not estimated
Total         227,394
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".