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Country Morocco

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Region Northern Africa
Area (sq km) 446,550
Area (sq mile) 172,413
Border Algeria, Western Sahara, Spain
Population 33,322,699
Nationality Moroccan(s)
Ethnic Arab-Berber 99.1%, Jewish, 0.2% and other 0.7%
Religion Muslim 99%, Christian 1%, Jewish about 6,000
Language Arabic, French, Tamazight, and more
Literacy 56%
Government Constitutional Monarchy
Capital Rabat
Leader King Mohammed VI (since July 30, 1999); Prime Minister Abdelilah Benkirane (since November 29, 2011)
Currency Moroccan dirham (MAD)
Independence Day March 2, 1956 (from France)
National Holiday Throne Day (July 30, 1999, honoring the accession of King Mohamed VI)
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