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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 Rainbow runner (2007-2016)
SpeciesCountryCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
Rainbow runner (Elagatis bipinnulata)France              510,000432 <1
Rainbow runner (Elagatis bipinnulata)Grenada             1510,000432 <1
Rainbow runner (Elagatis bipinnulata)Guam              210,000432 <1
Rainbow runner (Elagatis bipinnulata)Indonesia         11,93210,000432 1
Rainbow runner (Elagatis bipinnulata)Malaysia            96110,000432 <1
Rainbow runner (Elagatis bipinnulata)Nauru             1610,000432 <1
Rainbow runner (Elagatis bipinnulata)Philippines          6,43510,000432 1
Rainbow runner (Elagatis bipinnulata)Sao Tome and Principe            12610,000432 <1
Rainbow runner (Elagatis bipinnulata)Saudi Arabia             1810,000432 <1
Rainbow runner (Elagatis bipinnulata)Spain              110,000432 <1
Rainbow runner (Elagatis bipinnulata)Togo              210,000432 <1
Rainbow runner (Elagatis bipinnulata)Tokelau              110,000432 <1
Rainbow runner (Elagatis bipinnulata)United States of America              110,000432 <1
Total          19,515 2
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".