Select countries
Select subregions
Select regions
Select other regional groupings
Artisanal fishing opportunities measure whether people who need to fish on a small, local scale have the opportunity to do so. In other words, it measures the potential for artisanal fishing whether or not this potential is actually met. A score of 100 means the country or region is meeting the needs of artisanal fishermen or communities by implementing institutional supports, providing access to near-shore water, and maintaining the health of targeted species.

Indexed lines


Related Variables

OHI, Carbon Storage OHI, Biodiversity OHI, Species Ocean Health Index

show data completeness

Supports GEGs:

Supports SDGs: