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National Fish Catch - Freshwater

Variable: Fish Catch - Freshwater
Units: Metric Tons
Data Source: FAO Fisheries Department, Fishery Information, Data and Statistics Units
Data Provider: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Years: 1970-1999
Copyright c 2000 Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

COUNTRY NAME
ISO 3 CODE
1975
1980
1985
1990
1995
1999
Afghanistan AFG 600.0 700.0 800.0 1100.0 1300.0 1200.0
Albania ALB 2915.0 2761.0 2772.0 1436.0 201.0 573.0
Algeria DZA 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
American Samoa ASM 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Andorra AND 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Angola AGO 7000.0 7500.0 7500.0 8000.0 6000.0 6000.0
Anguilla AIA 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Antarctica ATA No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Antigua and Barbuda ATG 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Argentina ARG 15045.0 8327.0 9565.0 10131.0 11800.0 11900.0
Armenia ARM No Data No Data No Data 457.0 45.0 60.0
Aruba ABW 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.0
Australia AUS 1317.0 1401.0 1994.0 2480.0 301.0 915.0
Austria AUT 1210.0 1100.0 700.0 533.0 404.0 432.0
Azerbaijan AZE No Data No Data No Data 1241.0 678.0 560.0
Bahamas BHS 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Bahrain BHR 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Baker Island   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Bangladesh BGD 473970.0 435630.0 379727.0 317201.0 443319.0 508708.0
Barbados BRB 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Belarus BLR No Data No Data No Data 2517.0 612.0 400.0
Belgium BEL 0.5 0.5 348.0 375.0 375.0 350.0
Belize BLZ 25.0 25.0 1.0 1.0 0.5 0.5
Benin BEN 31860.0 34200.0 29989.0 20265.0 26781.0 18206.0
Bermuda BMU 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Bhutan BTN 200.0 250.0 280.0 300.0 310.0 300.0
Bolivia BOL 1000.0 4129.0 3720.0 2987.0 4726.0 4860.0
Bosnia and Herzegovina BIH No Data No Data No Data No Data 2500.0 2500.0
Botswana BWA 1200.0 1250.0 1500.0 1900.0 2000.0 2000.0
Bouvet Island   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Brazil BRA 164223.0 174419.0 190779.0 184497.0 191630.0 173490.0
British Indian Ocean Territory IOT 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
British Virgin Islands VGB 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Brunei Darussalam BRN 70.0 86.0 6.0 84.0 2.0 0.5
Bulgaria BGR 1559.0 891.0 1344.0 1554.0 706.0 2382.0
Burkina Faso BFA 5000.0 6500.0 7410.0 7009.0 8000.0 7600.0
Burundi BDI 2525.0 5464.0 7609.0 2942.0 2938.0 2169.0
Cambodia KHM 73800.0 18300.0 56370.0 65081.0 72420.0 230700.0
Cameroon CMR 20000.0 20000.0 20000.0 22000.0 27000.0 35000.0
Canada CAN 21848.0 27943.0 24062.0 24496.0 20711.0 23288.0
Cape Verde CPV 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Cayman Islands CYM 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Central African Republic CAF 8044.0 13000.0 13000.0 13000.0 13750.0 15000.0
Chad TCD 75000.0 60000.0 55000.0 70000.0 90000.0 84000.0
Chile CHL No Data No Data 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
China CHN 250196.0 261828.0 385622.0 608018.0 894855.0 1394610.0
Christmas Island CXR 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Cocos (Keeling) Islands CCK 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Colombia COL 42027.0 46706.0 47708.0 33940.0 23524.0 28788.0
Comoros COM 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Congo COG 8000.0 11000.0 13539.0 26017.0 26811.0 25455.0
Cook Islands COK 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Costa Rica CRI 48.0 323.0 300.0 300.0 900.0 2055.0
Cote d'Ivoire CIV 3600.0 15600.0 24000.0 25300.0 10835.0 12500.0
Croatia HRV No Data No Data No Data No Data 362.0 395.0
Cuba CUB 900.0 4620.0 12036.0 15003.0 8547.0 4568.0
Cyprus CYP No Data No Data No Data No Data 65.0 70.0
Czech Republic CZE No Data No Data No Data No Data 3802.0 4024.0
Democratic People's Republic of Korea PRK 47576.0 66800.0 80000.0 45000.0 20000.0 20000.0
Democratic Republic of the Congo COD 100000.0 101800.0 146220.0 159300.0 154751.0 204503.0
Denmark DNK 161.0 78.0 326.0 410.0 289.0 267.0
Djibouti DJI 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Dominica DMA 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Dominican Republic DOM 597.0 2459.0 2521.0 1620.0 2154.0 715.0
Ecuador ECU 0.5 206.0 867.0 600.0 300.0 400.0
Egypt EGY 66000.0 86546.0 127952.0 156865.0 202894.0 200912.0
El Salvador SLV 869.0 1818.0 2791.0 3637.0 4320.0 2441.0
Equatorial Guinea GNQ 0.5 0.5 400.0 400.0 450.0 1101.0
Eritrea ERI No Data No Data No Data No Data 0.5 0.5
Estonia EST No Data No Data No Data 2267.0 2769.0 2828.0
Ethiopia ETH 1500.0 3100.0 3500.0 3773.0 6325.0 15858.0
Falkland Islands (Malvinas) FLK No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Faroe Islands FRO 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Fiji FJI 5.0 14.0 20.0 3.0 6.0 290.0
Finland FIN 25057.0 61938.0 61384.0 51049.0 47512.0 41503.0
France FRA 1800.0 2213.0 2012.0 3521.0 4513.0 4487.0
French Guiana GUF 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
French Polynesia PYF 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 50.0
French Southern and Antarctic Territories ATF 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.5
Gabon GAB 1800.0 1800.0 1800.0 2000.0 7618.0 8183.0
Gambia GMB 2700.0 2721.0 2706.0 2714.0 2594.0 2520.0
Georgia GEO No Data No Data No Data 48.0 78.0 4.0
Germany DEU 20473.0 22945.0 9088.0 9935.0 23619.0 23437.0
Ghana GHA 41945.0 40000.0 43000.0 58000.0 60000.0 74500.0
Gibraltar GIB No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Glorioso Islands   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Greece GRC 8271.0 9305.0 6516.0 8167.0 17585.0 21208.0
Greenland GRL 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Grenada GRD 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Guadeloupe GLP 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Guam GUM 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.0
Guatemala GTM 550.0 400.0 47.0 2599.0 4025.0 6976.0
Guernsey   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Guinea GIN 1000.0 1100.0 2000.0 3000.0 3100.0 4000.0
Guinea-Bissau GNB 10.0 10.0 80.0 200.0 250.0 200.0
Guyana GUY 0.5 681.0 800.0 800.0 700.0 603.0
Haiti HTI 300.0 300.0 300.0 350.0 500.0 500.0
Heard Island & McDonald Islands   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Holy See VAT 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Honduras HND 170.0 41.0 0.0 45.0 127.0 102.0
Howland Island   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Hungary HUN 8838.0 11163.0 18612.0 16083.0 6867.0 7300.0
Iceland ISL 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
India IND 570649.0 526267.0 470115.0 592349.0 526725.0 621958.0
Indonesia IDN 245800.0 265080.0 256581.0 273637.0 307109.0 272490.0
Iran (Islamic Republic of) IRN 390.0 1111.0 2540.0 29637.0 40363.0 42620.0
Iraq IRQ 12332.0 13878.0 11500.0 18875.0 22955.0 11513.0
Ireland IRL 0.5 0.5 0.5 1700.0 2000.0 2000.0
Isle of Man IMY 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Israel ISR 3500.0 3266.0 1351.0 1861.0 1061.0 1830.0
Italy ITA 6824.0 8417.0 6919.0 11450.0 6440.0 4216.0
Jamaica JAM 0.0 230.0 456.0 450.0 450.0 450.0
Japan JPN 48254.0 47881.0 38415.0 29687.0 22125.0 18772.0
Jarvis Island   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Jersey   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Johnston Atoll   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Jordan JOR 0.5 0.5 150.0 350.0 350.0 350.0
Juan De Nova Island   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Kazakhstan KAZ No Data No Data No Data 46197.0 37666.0 20038.0
Kenya KEN 22810.0 42101.0 99293.0 190790.0 187025.0 198603.0
Kiribati KIR 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.5
Kuwait KWT 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Kyrgyzstan KGZ No Data No Data No Data 282.0 123.0 33.0
Lao People's Democratic Republic LAO 21464.0 22592.0 22000.0 18000.0 25850.0 30041.0
Latvia LVA No Data No Data No Data 323.0 700.0 871.0
Lebanon LBN 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 20.0 20.0
Lesotho LSO 0.5 0.5 0.5 10.0 26.0 30.0
Liberia LBR 4000.0 4000.0 4000.0 4000.0 4000.0 4000.0
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya LBY 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Liechtenstein LIE 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Lithuania LTU No Data No Data No Data 5407.0 1136.0 1525.0
Luxembourg LUX 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Macau, China MAC 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Madagascar MDG 41500.0 37964.0 33836.0 29960.0 30000.0 30000.0
Malawi MWI 70986.0 65694.0 61892.0 73903.0 53664.0 45392.0
Malaysia MYS 2381.0 2786.0 3959.0 1276.0 3939.0 3366.0
Maldives MDV 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Mali MLI 75000.0 88228.0 54178.0 70535.0 132900.0 98536.0
Malta MLT 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Marshall Islands MHL 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Martinique MTQ 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Mauritania MRT 6000.0 6000.0 6000.0 6000.0 5000.0 5000.0
Mauritius MUS 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.0 0.5 0.5
Mayotte MYT No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Mexico MEX 11460.0 24481.0 81425.0 111444.0 115421.0 85880.0
Micronesia (Federated States of) FSM 0.5 3.0 3.0 5.0 5.0 5.0
Midway Islands   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Moldova, Republic of MDA No Data No Data No Data 2261.0 709.0 500.0
Monaco MCO No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Mongolia MNG 300.0 346.0 374.0 124.0 158.0 524.0
Montserrat MSR 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Morocco MAR 300.0 500.0 1200.0 1350.0 1400.0 1900.0
Mozambique MOZ 3000.0 3500.0 3500.0 3500.0 2000.0 1700.0
Myanmar MMR 128480.0 148440.0 146800.0 137500.0 151748.0 129677.0
Namibia NAM 50.0 50.0 700.0 1039.0 1200.0 1500.0
Nauru NRU No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Nepal NPL 1985.0 2221.0 5811.0 5288.0 11230.0 12752.0
Netherlands NLD 3266.0 1121.0 1712.0 1033.0 762.0 890.0
Netherlands Antilles ANT 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
New Caledonia NCL 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
New Zealand NZL 1300.0 500.0 200.0 600.0 501.0 417.0
Nicaragua NIC 359.0 79.0 84.0 150.0 538.0 1113.0
Niger NER 9142.0 8892.0 1993.0 3318.0 3616.0 11000.0
Nigeria NGA 108251.0 107530.0 80141.0 91617.0 117903.0 139393.0
Niue NIU 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Norfolk Island NFK 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Northern Mariana Islands MNP 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.5
Norway NOR No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Occupied Palestinian Territory PSE No Data No Data No Data No Data 0.5 0.5
Oman OMN 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Pakistan PAK 23615.0 41120.0 66588.0 103158.0 121405.0 179865.0
Palau PLW 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Panama PAN 0.0 No Data 50.0 15.0 130.0 7.0
Papua New Guinea PNG 11.0 7500.0 11690.0 11590.0 10810.0 10810.0
Paracel Islands   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Paraguay PRY 2800.0 3300.0 7500.0 12490.0 21000.0 25000.0
Peru PER 6671.0 12538.0 27791.0 28321.0 50280.0 36853.0
Philippines PHL 86020.0 55685.0 63527.0 71781.0 51667.0 48044.0
Pitcairn Island PCN 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Poland POL 13281.0 13937.0 10039.0 20849.0 26982.0 17199.0
Portugal PRT 17.0 1.0 3.0 16.0 6.0 4.0
Puerto Rico PRI 0.0 No Data 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Qatar QAT 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Republic of Korea KOR 2453.0 21164.0 33440.0 24609.0 8304.0 4577.0
Reunion REU 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Romania ROM 12234.0 16937.0 15013.0 12976.0 8669.0 5108.0
Russian Federation RUS No Data No Data No Data 173140.0 92570.0 95405.0
Rwanda RWA 1198.0 1200.0 906.0 2350.0 3300.0 6433.0
Saint Helena SHN 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.0
Saint Kitts and Nevis KNA 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Saint Lucia LCA 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Saint Pierre and Miquelon SPM 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines VCT 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Samoa WSM 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
San Marino SMR 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sao Tome and Principe STP 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Saudi Arabia SAU 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Senegal SEN 29215.0 22844.0 21342.0 18456.0 37382.0 41362.0
Seychelles SYC 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Sierra Leone SLE 1100.0 14982.0 16500.0 15000.0 15000.0 14480.0
Singapore SGP 632.0 510.0 270.0 60.0 0.5 0.5
Slovakia SVK No Data No Data No Data No Data 1847.0 1311.0
Slovenia SVN No Data No Data No Data No Data 232.0 190.0
Solomon Islands SLB 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Somalia SOM 0.5 0.5 300.0 400.0 250.0 250.0
South Africa ZAF 1150.0 1150.0 800.0 823.0 800.0 900.0
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Spain ESP 7600.0 17000.0 5000.0 5389.0 3944.0 4000.0
Spratly Islands   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Sri Lanka LKA 13245.0 19167.0 29243.0 26765.0 15250.0 26965.0
Sudan SDN 21800.0 25110.0 25881.0 30000.0 40000.0 44000.0
Suriname SUR 295.0 71.0 228.0 350.0 140.0 200.0
Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands SJM No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Swaziland SWZ 0.5 70.0 78.0 65.0 60.0 70.0
Sweden SWE 1998.0 1853.0 1972.0 1660.0 1417.0 1212.0
Switzerland CHE 2748.0 2494.0 2275.0 1492.0 695.0 719.0
Syrian Arab Republic SYR 1095.0 2426.0 1835.0 1455.0 3832.0 5345.0
Taiwan TWN 2382.0 2588.0 1814.0 2523.0 655.0 558.0
Tajikistan TJK No Data No Data No Data 254.0 100.0 0.5
Thailand THA 129467.0 104506.0 86253.0 135360.0 186357.0 226500.0
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia MKD No Data No Data No Data No Data 178.0 113.0
Togo TGO 3000.0 3500.0 3500.0 4900.0 4998.0 5000.0
Tokelau TKL 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Tonga TON 0.5 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.5 0.5
Trinidad and Tobago TTO 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Tunisia TUN 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 440.0 808.0
Turkey TUR 15356.0 16583.0 21745.0 20878.0 29751.0 24546.0
Turkmenistan TKM No Data No Data No Data 1146.0 880.0 409.0
Turks and Caicos Islands TCA 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Tuvalu TUV 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Uganda UGA 188000.0 165840.0 160800.0 245223.0 208789.0 226097.0
Ukraine UKR No Data No Data No Data 29217.0 6183.0 3945.0
United Arab Emirates ARE 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland GBR No Data No Data 10.0 9.0 7.0 18.0
United Republic of Tanzania TZA 123354.0 160979.0 175361.0 314874.0 266669.0 218020.0
United States of America USA 43151.0 46666.0 43242.0 12899.0 13596.0 15189.0
United States Virgin Islands VIR 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Uruguay URY 245.0 312.0 660.0 218.0 844.0 2423.0
Uzbekistan UZB No Data No Data No Data 4784.0 3611.0 2871.0
Vanuatu VUT 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Venezuela VEN 15255.0 22865.0 30729.0 26527.0 61478.0 38946.0
Viet Nam VNM 95770.0 69040.0 121150.0 110000.0 70000.0 73000.0
Wake Island   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Wallis and Futuna WLF 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Western Sahara ESH No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Yemen YEM 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Yugoslavia YUG No Data No Data No Data No Data 3803.0 828.0
Zambia ZMB 57426.0 50580.0 52072.0 51134.0 57791.0 58372.0
Zimbabwe ZWE 3000.0 5225.0 2441.0 3850.0 1183.0 1198.0

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