Age statistics for employment in the fishing industry.

Age statistics for employment in the fishing industry.

Statistic tables

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 2009-2018. See the supplementary titles and notes in each table for further information on extraction criteria.

The tables were updated on Juna 19th 2019.


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

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