Fishery Statistics

What Statistics and Information are available on Fish and Seafood?

The Department of Agriculture and Fisheries collects, compiles, and disseminates statistical information related to the fishery and aquaculture. 

The Department produces statistical brochures available here:

Where do I find historical statistics?

Please contact the Department for historical annual fishery statistics at:

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
PO Box 1180
548 Main St.
Montague, PE
C0A 1R0
902 - 838-0910
Fax 902 838 0975

Federal fishery statistics

The Statistical Services Unit within the Policy Sector at DFO headquarters is responsible for the national statistics system of the Department as well as all statistics and survey operations required by the Sector. Information on fisheries-related activities collected through departmental administrative procedures, from surveys, from other government departments and from international fisheries agencies is maintained by the Unit. Please visit DFO's Statistical Services Website.

Published date: 
October 23, 2017
Fisheries and Communities

General Inquiries

Department of Fisheries and Communities
PO Box 1180
548 Main Street
Montague, PE C0A 1R0
Phone: 902-838-0910
Fax: 902-838-0975