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FishStatJ is a Java-based desktop application which provides users with access to a variety of fishery statistical datasets. It consists of a main application and several workspaces that include the datasets.

FishStatJ key features

  • statistical datasets browsing, data mining, charting and reporting
  • filtering, grouping and aggregation through hierarchical dimensions

How to install FishStatJ version 3.04.1 (Feb. 2018)

  1. Java8 64-bit is required. Please install if needed
  2. Download the FishStatJ application for Windows 64-bit (7,8 and 10) or MacOS
  3. Extract the FishStatJ ZIP file (installation guide inside the ZIP file)
  4. Run the FishStatJ application

To download the data, open Browse Workspace in Dataset menu. Select the Workspace (one at the time) you are interested in and click on Download to install it locally.

Workspaces are downloaded directly from within the FishStatJ application menu "Browse workspace". When we publish a new workspace you will see it available for download (in red) in the "Browse Workspace" list.

Global production workspace:
  • Global Production by production source 1950-2015 (Release date: March 2017)
  • Capture Production 1950-2015 (Release date: March 2017)
  • Aquaculture Production (Quantities and values) 1950-2015 (Release date: March 2017)

Global commodities workspace:
  • Fisheries Commodities Production and Trade 1976-2015 (Release date: November 2017)

Fishery food balance sheets workspace:
  • Food balance sheets of fish and fishery products 1961-2013 (Release date: November 2017)
  • Total population 1961-2013 (Release date: November 2017)

Regional workspace:
  • CECAF (Eastern Central Atlantic) capture production 1970-2015 (Release date: June 2017)
  • GFCM (Mediterranean and Black Sea) capture production 1970-2014 (Release date: April 2016)
  • RECOFI capture production 1986-2015 (Release date: April 2017)
  • Southeast Atlantic Capture Production 1975-2015 (Release date: June 2017)

FishStatJ help and assistance 

Statistics and Information Branch (FIAS)

Fisheries and Aquaculture Department
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla

Email: Fish-Statistics-Inquiries

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