Official Concept and Definition

Fishing operator


A person who takes the technical and administrative responsibility of managing the day-to-day fishing operation. He is responsible for making major decisions, including the management and supervision of hired workers in his fishing operation. He/she may do the catching or gathering of aquatic products alone or with the members of his household. He/she may not do the catching or gathering of aquatic products but may employ others to do the job for him/her. He/she may be the owner of the fishing boat and/or fishing gear.

PSS Agency PSA

2012 CAF Enumerator's Manual

Indicators / Statistics Being Generated Not applicable
PSA Board Resolution Not applicable
Statistical Domain Economic Statistics
Statistical Activity Agriculture, forestry, fisheries

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