The Lord's Move to Africa


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Location: North Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea, between Algeria and Western Sahara Geographical Size: land: 446,300 sq km, water: 250 sq km 
Climate: Mediterranean, becoming more extreme in the interior Population: 34,314,130 (July 2018 est.) 
Population Growth Rate: 0.95% (2018 est.) 
Languages: Arabic (official), Berber languages (Tamazight (official), Tachelhit, Tarifit), French (often the language of business, government, and diplomacy) 
Religion: Muslim 99% (official; virtually all Sunni, less than 0.1% Shia), other 1% (includes Christian, Jewish, and Baha'i); note - Jewish about 6,000 (2010 est.) 
Government Type: parliamentary constitutional monarchy 
Capital City: Rabat 
Economy: Key sectors of the economy include agriculture, tourism, aerospace, automotive, phosphates, textiles, apparel, and subcomponents. 
GDP (Purchase power parity): $298.6 billion (2017 est.) Communications: Fixed line telephones 2,046,390 (2017 est.) Mobile Cellular 43,916,066 (2017 est.) Internet users 19,611,643 (July 2016 est.) Information and map From CIA