TABLES-MOROCCO

 

MOROCCO

TABLE 1
Basic statistics and population

Physical areas:  
.
 
Area of the country 1995
44 650 000.
ha
Cultivable area 1992
8 000 000.
ha
Cultivated area 1993
7 232 700.
ha
- annual crops 1993
6 568 300.
ha
- permanent crops 1993
664 400.
ha
Population:  
.
 
Total population 1995
27 028 000.
inhabitants
Population density 1995
61.
inhab./km2
Rural population 1995
52.
%
Water supply coverage:  
.
 
Urban population 1990
10.
%
Rural population 1990
18.
%
 

TABLE 2
Water: sources and use

 Renewable water resources:  
.
 
Average precipitation  
336 .
mm/yr
   
150.0 .
km3/yr
Internal renewable water resources  
30.0 .
km3/yr
Total (actual) renewable water resources 1995
30.0 .
km3/yr
Dependency ratio 1995
0 .
%
Total (actual) renewable water resources per inhabitant 1995
1 110 .
m3/yr
Total dam capacity 1992
11 000 .
106 m3
Water withdrawal:  
.
 
- agricultural 1991
10 180 .
106 m3/yr
- domestic 1992
543 .
106 m3/yr
- industrial 1992
322 .
106 m3/yr
Total water withdrawal  
11 045 .
106 m3/yr
per inhabitant 1991
436 .
m3/yr
as % of total (actual) renewable water resources  
36.8 .
%
Other water withdrawal 1990
380 .
106 m3/yr
Average groundwater depletion  
- .
106 m3/yr
Wastewater - Non-conventional water sources:      
Wastewater:  
.
 
- produced wastewater 1994
370 .
106 m3/yr
- treated wastewater  
- .
106 m3/yr
- reused treated wastewater  
- .
106 m3/yr
Desalinated water 1992
3.4 .
106 m3/yr
 

TABLE 3
Irrigation and drainage

 Irrigation potential 1993
1 653 000 .
ha
Irrigation:  
.
 
1. Full or partial control irrigation: equipped area 1989
1 093 200 .
ha
- surface irrigation 1989
986 000 .
ha
- sprinkler irrigation 1989
103 200 .
ha
- micro-irrigation 1989
4 000 .
ha
% of area irrigated from groundwater 1989
31.1 .
%
% of area irrigated from surface water 1989
68.3 .
%
% of area irrigated from non-conventional sources 1989
0.6 .
%
% of equipped area actually irrigated  
- .
%
2. Spate irrigation area 1989
165 000 .
ha
3. Equipped wetland and inland valley bottoms (i.v.b.)  
- .
ha
Total irrigation (1+2+3) 1989
1 258 200 .
ha
- as % of cultivated area  
17 .
%
4. Flood recession cropping area  
- .
ha
Total water managed area (1+2+3+4) 1989
1 258 200 .
ha
- as % of cultivated area  
17 .
%
- increase over last 10 years  
- .
%
- power irrigated area as % of water managed area  
- .
%
Full or partial control irrigation schemes: Criteria  
.
 
Large-scale schemes > - ha 1989
431 650 .
ha
Medium-scale schemes  
.
ha
Small-scale schemes < - ha 1989
661 550 .
ha
Total number of households in irrigation  
- .
 
Irrigated crops:  
.
 
Total irrigated grain production 1990
1 025 000 .
tons
as % of total grain production 1990
15 .
%
Harvested crops under irrigation (full or partial control) 1990
1 073 000 .
ha
- permanent crops: total 1990
186 000 .
ha
- annual crops: total 1990
887 000 .
ha
. cereals 1990
410 000 .
ha
. vegetables 1990
140 000 .
ha
. fodder crops 1990
100 000 .
ha
. pulses 1990
89 000 .
ha
. other annual crops (sugar beet/cane, cotton, ...) 1990
148 000 .
ha
Drainage - Environment:  
.
 
Drained area  
- .
ha
as % of cultivated area  
- .
%
- drained areas in full or partial control irrigated areas  
- .
ha
- drained areas in equipped wetland and i.v.b  
- .
ha
- other drained areas  
- .
ha
- total drained area with subsurface drains  
- .
ha
- total drained area with surface drains  
- .
ha
Flood-protected area  
- .
ha
Area salinized by irrigation  
- .
ha
Population affected by water-borne diseases  
- .
inhabitants

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