Morocco: A research was conducted that the number of Internet users in Morocco would grow significantly by 2017, placing Morocco third in the MENA region.
According to a study, by 2017 Morocco will occupy third place in the Arab world in terms of Internet penetration and accessibility.
Morocco’s projected penetration rate of 72.4% is anticipated to lag only behind Bahrain (87.4%) and Kuwait (73.7%).
In assessment, the Internet penetration rate in Morocco as of 2012 was the sixth highest among Arab countries, at 47.4%, ranking behind Bahrain (65.7%), followed by Kuwait (59.3%), then UAE (57.2%), Qatar (54.9%) and Saudi Arabia (53.4%).
The study calculated the Index by adding up the values of the ICT parameters and dividing the sum by the country’s population figure.