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

Year   : 2015       Species   : Silver carp

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This page shows FAO reported fish aquaculture production tonnages for 2015 by species category together with the estimated mean weight (EMW) (obtained in this 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 Silver carp (2015)
CountryProduction (t)Estimated mean weight (EMW) (g)EMWidGeneric Mean Weight (g)Estimated
Numbers
(millions)
China      4,354,638300-1,500182 2,903 - 14,515
India        343,000300-1,500182 229 - 1,143
Bangladesh        184,694300-1,500182 123 - 616
Iran (Islamic Rep. of)        101,235300-1,500182 67 - 337
Pakistan         24,963300-1,500182 17 - 83
Russian Federation         22,726300-1,500182 15 - 76
Uzbekistan         20,380300-1,500182 14 - 68
Cuba         17,000300-1,500182 11 - 57
Nepal         12,224300-1,500182 8 - 41
Myanmar         11,065300-1,500182 7 - 37
Lao People's Dem. Rep.         11,000300-1,500182 7 - 37
Ukraine          8,127300-1,500182 5 - 27
Moldova, Republic of          4,180300-1,500182 3 - 14
Hungary          2,169300-1,500182 1 - 7
Romania          1,843300-1,500182 1 - 6
Belarus          1,291300-1,500182 1 - 4
Iraq          1,000300-1,500182 1 - 3
Bulgaria            677300-1,500182 <1 - 2
Poland            594300-1,500182 <1 - 2
Serbia            561300-1,500182 <1 - 2
Armenia            450300-1,500182 <1 - 2
Cambodia            300300-1,500182 <1 - 1
Tajikistan            210300-1,500182 <1 - 1
Croatia            174300-1,500182 <1 - 1
Kyrgyzstan            157300-1,500182 <1 - 1
Thailand            157300-1,500182 <1 - 1
Israel            151300-1,500182 <1 - 1
Czechia            138300-1,500182 <1
Georgia            100300-1,500182 <1
Albania             98300-1,500182 <1
Sri Lanka             55300-1,500182 <1
Azerbaijan             24300-1,500182 <1
China, Hong Kong SAR             23300-1,500182 <1
Bhutan             17300-1,500182 <1
Turkmenistan             15300-1,500182 <1
Taiwan Province of China             12300-1,500182 <1
Austria             11300-1,500182 <1
Syrian Arab Republic              2300-1,500182 <1
Latvia              1300-1,500182 <1
Kazakhstan              1300-1,500182 <1
Total      5,125,461 3,417 - 17,085
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Aquaculture Production (Quantities and values) 1950-2015 (Release date: 7th March 2017)".