Morocco (Arabic: المَغرِب, translit. al-maġrib, lit. 'place the sun sets; the west'; Berber languages: ⵍⵎⵖⵔⵉⴱ, translit. Lmeɣrib), officially the Kingdom of Morocco (Arabic: المملكة المغربية, translit. al-Mamlakah al-Maghribiyah, lit. 'The Western Kingdom'; Berber languages: ⵜⴰⴳⵍⴷⵉⵜ ⵏ ⵍⵎⵖⵔⵉⴱ, translit. Tageldit n Lmaɣrib), is a country located in Northwest Africa. It is one of the native homelands of the indigenous Berbers. Geographically, Morocco is characterized by a rugged mountainous interior, large tracts of desert and a lengthy coastline along the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea.
Geographical type: Territory
Latitude: 32° N — Longitude: 6° W
Area: 446,550 km²
ISO 3166-2 code: MA
Measures of Freedom
2019: 5.9, Rank: 134, Personal Freedom: 5.33, Economic Freedom: 6.69
2014: 6.42, Rank: 118
2016: Status: Partly Free, Aggregate Score: 45, Political Rights: 5, Civil Liberties: 4
The introductory paragraph uses material from the Wikipedia article "Morocco" as of 25 Sep 2018, which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.