Table 9.20 :  FISH CATCH, FISHING TRIPS AND CATCH PER UNIT EFFORT BY LOCALITY, 2008
Fish Catch (metric tonnes) Fishing Trips Catch per unit effort (kgs) Fish Catch (metric tonnes) Fishing Trips Catch per unit effort (kgs) Miscellaneous
Mechanised Sailing Mechanised Sailing Mechanised Sailing Mechanised Sailing Rowing Mechanised Sailing Rowing Mechanised Sailing Rowing Fish Catch  Fishing Trips
Locality Masdhonis Masdhonis Masdhonis Masdhonis Masdhonis Masdhonis vadhu dhonis vadhu dhonis boats vadhu dhonis vadhu dhonis boats vadhu dhonis vadhu dhonis boats (metric tonnes)  
Republic 123,825 5,925 172,074 4,440 16.6 19.5 1,310 91 360 5,861 1,878 816 2.5 0.9 3.7 226 172
Male' 13,211 50 12,898 133 1.0 0.4 81 32 0 299 65 0 0.3 0.5 0.0 0 0
Atolls 110,614 5,875 159,176 4,307 15.5 19.1 1,229 59 360 5,562 1,813 816 2.3 0.4 3.7 226 172
 HA 6,436 510 8,890 472 0.7 1.1 0 8 3 0 707 466 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0
 HDh 4,365 36 7,448 161 0.6 0.2 148 6 0 516 203 0 0.3 0.0 0.0 5 0
 Sh 6,405 297 13,719 714 0.5 0.4 746 12 1 1,722 523 181 0.4 0.0 0.0 0 0
 N 1,420 3 4,227 68 0.3 0.0 0 1 0 0 20 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1 0
 R 11,210 844 17,363 1,028 0.6 0.8 46 1 0 494 25 0 0.1 0.0 0.0 74 0
B 2,488 98 12,089 211 0.2 0.5 37 11 0 853 73 0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0 0
Lh 5,382 502 4,327 140 1.2 3.6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0
K 3,295 4 15,193 81 0.2 0.1 4 0 0 122 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0
 AA 6,256 0 5,847 0 1.1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1 0
ADh 6,901 4 8,466 26 0.8 0.2 5 0 0 273 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 87 172
V 806 0 2,707 1 0.3 0.3 4 0 0 97 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0
M 5,037 0 5,017 5 1.0 0.0 3 0.4 0.0 245 22 8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0
F 3,659 0 7,789 0 0.5 0.0 2 0.0 0.1 26 0 21 0.1 0.0 0.0 6 0
Dh 1,584 0 5,792 0 0.3 0.0 1 0 0 298 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2 0
Th 7,045 122 10,901 151 0.6 0.8 3 20 0 204 240 0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0 0
 L 12,612 1,354 10,268 319 1.2 4.2 0 0 0 0 0 44 0.0 0.0 0.0 4 0
GA 9,266 711 5,714 473 1.6 1.5 0 0 355 0 0 96 0.0 0.0 3.7 5 0
GDh 10,726 1,158 4,925 332 2.2 3.5 83 0 0 82 0 0 1.0 0.0 0.0 24 0
Gn 764 0 4,789 0 0.2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0
S 4,958 230 3,705 125 1.3 1.8 149 0 0 630 0 0 0.2 0.0 0.0 16 0
Source: Ministry of Fisheries  and Agriculture