Saturday February 23 2019
Morocco Youth Unemployment Rate at 26.00 percent


Youth Unemployment Rate in Morocco decreased to 26 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 27.50 percent in the third quarter of 2018.





Saturday February 23 2019
Morocco Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 119.50 Index Points


Consumer Price Index CPI in Morocco decreased to 119.50 Index Points in January from 119.80 Index Points in December of 2018.





Friday February 22 2019
Morocco Core Inflation Rate at 0.90 percent


Core consumer prices in Morocco increased 0.90 percent in January of 2019 over the same month in the previous year.





Friday February 22 2019
Morocco CPI Transportation at 109.00 Index Points


The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Morocco decreased to 109 Index Points in January of 2019 from 110.50 Index Points in December of 2018.





Friday February 22 2019
Morocco Inflation Rate MoM at -0.30 percent


The Consumer Price Index in Morocco decreased 0.30 percent in January of 2019 over the previous month.





Friday February 22 2019
Morocco Cpi Housing Utilities at 116.90 Index Points


Cpi Housing Utilities in Morocco increased to 116.90 Index Points in January from 116.70 Index Points in December of 2018.





Friday February 22 2019
Morocco Food Inflation at -3.10 percent


Cost of food in Morocco decreased 3.10 percent in January of 2019 over the same month in the previous year.





Friday February 22 2019
Morocco Inflation Rate at -0.50 percent


Consumer prices in Morocco decreased 0.5 percent year-on-year in January of 2019, following a 1.9 percent increase in the prior month. It is the first time that the country posts deflation since July 2017, amid falling prices of food & non-alcoholic beverages (-3.1% vs -2.8% in December) and transport (-2.3% vs -0.7%). Also, cost slowed sharply for miscellaneous goods & services (0.7% vs 6.3%). Meantime, prices advanced at the same pace for health (0.9%); restaurants & hotels (1.7%); housing & utilities (1.0%); clothing & footwear (0.9%) and communication (0.3%). In contrast, higher prices were seen for alcoholic beverages & tobacco (15.1% vs 10.5%); recreation & culture (0.9% vs 0.8%) and furnishings (1.9% vs 1.3%). On a monthly basis, consumer prices dropped 0.3 percent, after declining 0.7 percent in the previous month.





Friday February 22 2019
Morocco GDP Annual Growth Rate at 3.00 percent


The economy of Morocco expanded 3.0 percent year-on-year in the third quarter of 2018, following a 2.4 percent growth in the previous period. Output advanced further in the primary sector (4.1 percent from 1.7 percent in Q2), mainly due to fishing (6.8 percent from -13.3 percent); and the secondary sector (3.0 percent from 2.0 percent), namely manufacturing (2.9 percent from 2.7 percent), electricity and water (7.5 percent from 3.1 percent) and mining (4.0 percent from -1.1 percent). Additionally, output growth was unchanged in the services sector (2.9 percent, the same pace as in Q2), mostly due to internal trade (4.4 percent from 4.2 percent), public administration (3.2 percent from 3.1 percent) and financial and insurance services (2.4 percent from 2.0 percent).





Monday February 18 2019
Morocco Interest Rate at 2.25 percent


The benchmark interest rate in Morocco was last recorded at 2.25 percent.