REGIONAL SOCIO-ECONOMIC STUDIES ON EMPLOYMENT AND THE LEVELS OF DEPENDENCY ON FISHING
In 1999, the European Commission Directorate General for Fisheries supported an EU-wide study of fisheries dependency at regional level, implemented by consultants and research institutions in all 15 Member States. The study was coordinated and consolidated by Megapesca Lda and the main results are presented here.
here to go directly to the regional fisheries dependency
database and maps. This contains regional profiles (1996/97) of each of 22
separate EU regions, and over 70 maps showing the degree of economic and
employment dependency at NUTS III level (on fishing, processing and
about the study for a quick description of the
dependency ratios used.
Click here for an updated fisheries profile (for 1998) for each Member State.
here for an overview of
the regional economic importance of European fisheries,
in the context of the Common Fisheries Policy.
on this, read a summary analysis of the Strengths,
Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats in European fisheries.
More details are provided in the Executive Summary, which is presented here in .pdf format.
the references and sources from the EU and
Member States' institutions used for this study.
you need the full report with Annexes, then please download from here.
Annex 2 Landings of Marine Fish 1996/7 - 31KB download now
Annex 3 Data Tables - 210KB download now
Final Report - 481KB download now