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Estimated numbers of individuals in aquaculture production (FAO) of fish species (2017)

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Summary for Azerbaijan (2017)
TotalProduction (t)Percent of total
fish production %
Estimated Numbers
(millions)
All species with an EMW
(Estimated mean weight)
            61989 <1 - 2
All species without an EMW             7611Not estimated
Total fish production            695100
out of total aquaculture production            695

   

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Data for Azerbaijan (2017)
SpeciesProduction (t)1Estimated
mean weight2
(EMW) g
EMW id2Estimated
Numbers
(millions)3
Rainbow trout            312210-5,000155 <1 - 1
Common carp            207500-2,50057 <1
Freshwater bream             76 Not estimated4
Silver carp             43300-1,500182 <1
Crucian carp             30150-40062 <1
Grass carp(=White amur)             27500-2,50087 <1
 
Totals by estimate type:
Production (t)Percent of
total fish
production %
Estimated Numbers
(millions)
   Single species with an EMW             61989 <1 - 2
Totals for species with an EMW            61989 <1 - 2
Totals for species without EMW             7611 Not estimated4
Total fish production            695100
out of total aquaculture production            695

Estimated by A Mood and P Brooke, Sep 2019


Notes
1. Source of production tonnage: FAO FishStat "Aquaculture Production (Quantities and values) 1950-2017 (Release date: 25th March 2019)".
2. Source of estimated mean weights (EMWs) : as for our earlier estimate, see Estimating the Number of Farmed Fish Killed in Global Aquaculture Each Year.
3. The estimated numbers are calculated as the production tonnage divided by estimated mean weight (EMW) where a mean weight has been estimated for the species.
4. The fish numbers for species without an estimated mean weight (EMW) have not been estimated for each individual species or country.