Morocco was placed 3rd in Internet Penetration by 2017 in MENA.

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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.

Morocco was placed 3rd in Internet Penetration by 2017 in MENA.

Morocco was placed 3rd in Internet Penetration by 2017 in MENA.

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.

 

Mohamed Dekkak