There are total 12 province/ states in Morocco .
Regions of Morocco
|Regions of Morocco جهات المغرب (Arabic) Timnaḍin n Murakuc (Berber)|
|Location||Kingdom of Morocco|
|Populations||142,955 (Dakhla-Oued Ed-Dahab) – 6,861,737 (Casablanca-Settat)|
Morocco is a Northern African country , bordering the North Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea, between Algeria and the annexed Western Sahara . It is one of only three nations (along with Spain and France ) to have both Atlantic and Mediterranean coastlines. A large part of Morocco is mountainous.
Despite its economic progress, 4 million Moroccans remain in poverty and live on less than $4 a day. Poverty in Morocco remains an issue. Recognizing the poverty crisis in Morocco is essential to alleviating it; such a feat is possible through providing facts about poverty in Morocco to the public.
Morocco consists of a central spine of mountains flanked by deserts and plains. The Atlas chain is really four separate ranges. In the far south, the Anti-Atlas marks the beginning of the Sahara proper and cuts off the Morocco of cities and settled agriculture from the Sahara desert.
Poorest Regions in Morocco , Getting rich The poorest regions in 2004 experienced the largest decline in poverty , namely the Marrakech-Safi regions, from 34 percent to 11.3 percent, Tangier-Tétouan-Al Hoceima, from 30.3 percent to 9.5 percent and Béni Mellal-Khénifra, from 31 percent to 13.4 percent.
Casablanca, Tangier , Marrakech among top 20 richest in Africa . In addition to Casablanca, Tangier and Marrakech ranked in 18th and 19th place among the top 20 richest cities in Africa , according to the report. The two Moroccan cities each have a total wealth of $11 billion.
The Biggest Cities in Morocco Casablanca . Casablanca is the largest city in Morocco with a total population of 3,359,818. Fez . Fez is the second largest city in Morocco with a total population of 1,112,072. Tangier. Marrakesh. Salé Meknes. Rabat . Oujda.
Morocco has long been considered the most Western-oriented society in the Arab world. For Morocco is not an Arab country at all, but a Berber one with a deceptive Arab veneer. Half the Moroccan population speaks Berber, a Hamitic language similar to ancient Libyan with an alphabet that bears no resemblance to Arabic .
Mohammed VI محمد
Saad-Eddine El Othmani Since 2017
Morocco is an ideal backpacker’s destination. Not only is it the perfect destination for hikes, culture, and history lovers, it’s also very cheap to travel and live here. Morocco can be super cheap but if luxury travel is more your thing, the country also offers the most luxurious and lavish lifestyle money can afford.
The major resources of the Moroccan economy are agriculture, phosphate minerals, and tourism. Sales of fish and seafood are important as well. Industry and mining contribute about one-third of the annual GDP.