Capture fisheries production (metric tons) - Country Ranking - North America

Definition: Capture fisheries production measures the volume of fish catches landed by a country for all commercial, industrial, recreational and subsistence purposes.

Source: Food and Agriculture Organization.

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

Find indicator:
Rank Country Value Year
1 United States 5,045,443.00 2015
2 Mexico 1,479,499.00 2015
3 Canada 862,692.00 2015
4 Greenland 268,371.00 2015

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Statistical Concept and Methodology: In 2008, China revised its 2006 production statistics to reduce about 13 percent based on its Second National Agriculture Census conducted in 2007. This implied the downward adjustment of global capture production about 2 percent. Historical statistics of China for the period 1997-2005 were subsequently revised by FAO.

Aggregation method: Sum

Periodicity: Annual