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Morocco
INTRODUCTION
1. Geography
2. Political situation
3. Defense
4. Economy
a. Figures
5. Health
6. Education
a. Universities
7. Demographics
8. Religions
a. Freedom
9. Peoples
10. Languages
11. Human rights
12. History
13. Cities and Towns



























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Index / Economy /
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Figures


Figures here show 2008 estimates, unless otherwise noted. Economic factors can never be given with accuracy. Not because research is inadequate, but because reporting systems vary between companies and sectors, and with this variation follows statistical insecurity.

GDP
Per capita $4,500
Net $128 billion
Annual growth 6.2%
By sector Agriculture 16%
Industry 30%
Services 54%
Annual inflation rate 3.8%
Foreign debts
Compared to GDP 16%
Net US$20.1 billion
Trade
Balance -49%
Exports US$20.2 billion
Main products Clothing and textiles, electric components, inorganic chemicals, transistors, crude minerals, fertilizers (including phosphates), petroleum products, citrus fruits, vegetables, fish
Main partners Spain 19%; France 18%; Brazil 7%; USA 5%; Belgium 5%; Italy 4%
Imports US$39.4 billion
Main products Crude petroleum, textile fabric, telecommunications equipment, wheat, gas and electricity, transistors, plastics
Main partners France 16%; Spain 14%; Italy 7%; China 6%; Germany 6%; Saudi Arabia 5%; Moldova 5%
Work life
Official unemployment 9.5%
Work force Agriculture 45%
Industry 20%
Services 35%
Population below poverty line 15%





By Tore Kjeilen