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COUNTRY FISHERY INFORMATION: ALL

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LIBYA

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:: GEOGRAPHY

  Italy pdf format Libya pdf format Malta pdf format Tunisia pdf format
Area (kmq) 301230 1775500 320 163610
geographic coordinates 42 50N 12 50E 33 54N, 13 11E 35 54N, 14 31E 36 48N, 10 11E
coastline (km) 7600
(inclusive of Ionian and Tyrrhenian coastline)
1970 140 1298

:: GENERAL ECONOMIC DATA

  Italy Libya Malta Tunisia
population (millions 2005 est.)* 57.5 5.9 0.4 10.1
annual population growth rate (1975-2005)* 0.1% 2.9% 0.9% 1.9%
gross domestic product (GDP per capita annual growth rate) (1990-2005)* 1.5% 2.5% 2.7% 3.3%
education index, 2005*  0.93 0.875 0.856 0.75
human development index (HDI) value, 2005* 0.92 0.818 0.878 0.76
urban population (as % of total) 2005* 67.3 84.8 95.3 63.5
infant mortality rate (per 1.000 live births) 2005* 4 18 5 20
internet users (per 1.000 people) 2005** 352.4 40 320 100
personal computers (per 1.000 people) 2005 est.** 230.68 n.a. n.a. n.a.
agriculture, value added (% of GDP) 2005 est.** 2.71 n.a. n.a. 12
industry, value added (% of GDP) 2005 est.** 28.28 n.a. n.a. 28
services, etc., value added (% of GDP)2005 est.** 69.01 n.a. n.a. 60

:: FISHERIES DATA

FAO Yearbook of Fishery Statistics - 2003
  Italy Libya Malta Tunisia
total fisheries production (t) 2006*** 487356 40827 3537 114063
capture production (t) 2006*** 295694 40347 2411 111288
aquaculture production (t) 2006*** 191662 480 1126 2755
per caput fish supply (kg/year, 2003-2005)*** 23.1 9.5 31.2 12.3
production (tonnes in live weight) 2003-2005*** 511499 46467 2064 106064
non-food uses (tonnes in live weight) 2003-2005*** 15.075 0 14185 3
imports (tonnes in live weight) 2003-2005*** 1021530 11748 26800 36153
exports (tonnes in live weight) 2003-2005*** 186217 3275 2207 18935
food supply (tonnes in live weight) 2003-2005*** 1331737 54946 12472 123280
imports (US$ 1.000) 2006*** 3558950 33288 32109 48041
exports (US$ 1.000) 2006*** 453515 7647 64421 156540
net balance 2006*** -3105434 -25641 32312 108499
fishery exports as a percentage of agricultural exports (%) 2003*** 11.7 n.a. n.a. n.a.
fishery exports as a percentage of total merchandise exports (%) 2006*** 1.2 n.a. 2.3 n.a.
 
 

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