Silas, E G (1977) Socio-economics. In: Indian fisheries 1947 - 1977. Other. CMFRI, Kochi.
Total fisher population of India in 1972 was 55,83,400, representing about one per cent of the total population of the country. Along the coastline live 32,81,500 fisher folk, and others on the banks of the rivers, lakes, and backwaters. About one million fishermen are actively engaged in the sea fishing. Besides fishing, fishermen also carry out other avocations such as ferrying and water transport, sea faring and salt making.
|Item Type:||Monograph (Other)|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Socio-economics; Indian fisheries|
|Subjects:||Socio Economic and Extension|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture|
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|Date Deposited:||19 Oct 2010 10:07|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:32|
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