SDG 14 · Indicator
Fish caught from overexploited or collapsed stocks
% of total catch
Ratings provide a visual representation of a country’s performance on the indicator.
Significant challenges remain
Major challenges remain
The percentage of a country’s total catch, within its exclusive economic zone (EEZ), that is comprised of species that are overexploited or collapsed, weighted by the quality of fish catch data.
The long-term objective for this indicator is a value of 0.
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