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Meal Planner

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Top 10 Consumed Seafoods

Top 10 U.S. Consumption by Species Chart

Raw data from National Marine Fisheries Service.

U.S. Per-Capita Consumption By Species in Pounds

 
2012
2011
2010
 
Species
Lbs
Species
Lbs
Species
Lbs
1
Shrimp
3.800
Shrimp
4.2
Shrimp
4.0
2
Canned Tuna
2.400
Canned Tuna
2.6
Canned Tuna
2.7
3
Salmon
2.020
Salmon
1.952
Salmon
1.999
4
Tilapia
1.476
Pollock
1.312
Tilapia
1.450
5
Pollock
1.167
Tilapia
1.287
Pollock
1.192
6
Pangasius
0.726
Pangasius
0.628
Catfish
0.800
7
Crab
0.523
Catfish
0.559
Crab
0.573
8
Cod
0.521
Crab
0.518
Cod
0.463
9
Catfish
0.500
Cod
0.501
Pangasius
0.405
10
Clams
0.347
Clams
0.331
Clams
0.341
Total All Species
14.6
 
15.0
 
15.8
 
2009
2008
2007
 
Species
Lbs
Species
Lbs
Species
Lbs
1
Shrimp
4.10
Shrimp
4.10
Shrimp
4.10
2
Canned Tuna
2.5
Canned Tuna
2.80
Canned Tuna
2.70
3
Salmon
2.04
Salmon
1.84
Salmon
2.364
4
Pollock
1.454
Pollock
1.34
Pollock
1.730
5
Tilapia
1.208
Tilapia
1.19
Tilapia
1.142
6
Catfish
0.849
Catfish
0.92
Catfish
0.876
7
Crab
0.594
Crab
0.61
Crab
0.679
8
Cod
0.419
Cod
0.44
Cod
0.465
9
Clams
0.413
Flatfish
0.43
Clams
0.449
10
Pangasius
0.356
Clams
0.42
Flatfish
0.305
Total All Species
 15.8
 
 16.0
 
 16.3
 
2006
2005
2004
 
Species
Lbs
Species
Lbs
Species
Lbs
1
Shrimp
4.40
Shrimp
4.10
Shrimp
4.2
2
Canned Tuna
2.90
Canned Tuna
3.10
Canned Tuna
3.3
3
Salmon
2.026
Salmon
2.430
Salmon
2.154
4
Pollock
1.639
Pollock
1.468
Pollock
1.277
5
Tilapia
0.996
Catfish
1.025
Catfish
1.091
6
Catfish
0.969
Tilapia
0.848
Tilapia
0.696
7
Crab
0.664
Crab
0.643
Crab
0.626
8
Cod
0.505
Cod
0.572
Cod
0.603
9
Clams
0.440
Clams
0.435
Clams
0.471
10
Scallops
0.305
Flatfish
0.366
Flatfish
0.332
Total All Species
 16.5
 
 16.2
 
 16.6

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