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Age statistics

Age statistics for employment in the fishing industry.

Steady tables with aging statistics

The tables below contains information regarding number and age of part-time fishermen, fulltime fishermen and vessel-owners with occupational fisher status. The renderings are for December 31st of the year in question, from the years 2007-2016. See the supplementary titles and notes in each table for further information on extraction criteria.

The tables were updated on May 5th 2017.


The aging statistics are based on CPR (Social Security Number) information on persons registered in The Danish Agricultural Agency register on Individuals stated as vessel-owner with occupational fisher status, fulltime or part-time fishermen.

If a vessel is owned by a company which is owned by another company, then will the owners not be included. No vessel-owners with status as part-time fishermen are included.