Fishery Statistics

The Department of Fisheries and Communities collects, compiles, and disseminates statistical information related to the fishery and aquaculture, as follows:

Where do I find historical statistics?

Please contact the department for historical annual fishery statistics at:

Department of Fisheries and Communities
PO Box 1180
548 Main St.
Montague, PE C0A 1R0
Phone: 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.

Visit DFO's Statistical Services Website.

Published date: 
April 27, 2021
Fisheries and Communities

General Inquiries

Department of Fisheries and Communities
548 Main Street
PO Box 1180
Montague, PE C0A 1R0
Phone:  902-838-0983
Fax:  902-838-0972