Census of Fisheries

Description & Updates


The last special Census of Fisheries was conducted in 1967. Current data on the U.S. fishing industry can be obtained from the following sources:

  • Fisheries Statistics & Economics (Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Marine Fisheries Service)
  • Fishery Bulletin (Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Marine Fisheries Service)

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