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Screen 1b : Estimated numbers of individuals in annual aquaculture production (FAO) of fish species

Year   : 2015       Country   : Albania

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This page shows FAO reported fish aquaculture production tonnages (for the year and selected country above) by species category together with the estimated mean weight (EMW) (obtained in fishcount study) and estimated fish numbers. For species categories where no EMW was obtained, a generic mean weight was used to estimate numbers.

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Data for Albania (2015)
SpeciesProduction (t)Estimated
mean
weight
(EMW)
(g)
EMWidGeneric
Mean
Weight
(g)
Estimated
Numbers
(millions)
European seabass            392400-500721
Rainbow trout            390210-5,000155 <1 - 2
Gilthead seabream            341300-400811
Silver carp             98300-1,500182 <1
Common carp             27500-2,50057 <1
Grass carp(=White amur)             24500-2,50087 <1
Bighead carp             16500-1,50029 <1
Crucian carp             12150-40062 <1
 
Totals by estimate type:
Production (t)Estimated Numbers
(millions)
   Single species with an EMW           1,300 2 - 5
Totals for species with an EMW          1,300 2 - 5
Total fish production          1,300 2 - 5
out of total aquaculture production          1,595
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Aquaculture Production (Quantities and values) 1950-2015 (Release date: 7th March 2017)".