:: AFRICA - Morocco

Capital: Rabat

Total Population (million): 30.8605945861
Annual growth rate: 1.173898%
Density: 68.33196inhab./km²
Urban population: 59.34%
Ethnic Origins:
Official Language: Arabic
Other languages spoken: 60% of the population speaks the Moroccan Arabic and 30% to 40% speaks Berber which can be considered as what was formerly Egyptian. Otherwise, it is important to note that French is the second language of the country and is frequently used in public life. Finally, Spanish is also spoken in the north of the country.
Business language: French
Religion: Islam is the State religion, practised by almost all the population. But there is a liberty of cult. 90% of the Moroccans are Sunni, of the malekite rite. There are also Jewish minorities.
Country overview

Area: 446550 km²
Type of State: Kingdom. Constitutional monarchy and has an elected parliament.
Type of economy: Lower-middle-income economy, Emerging Financial Market
It has the greatest reserves and is the leading exporter of phosphate in the world; tourism is a key sector.

Telephone code:
To call from Morocco, dial 00
To call in Morocco, dial 212
Internet suffix: .ma
Computers: 2.5
Telephone lines:
Internet users:
Access to electricity: n.c.


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