Morocco

The first two cases of COVID-19 in Morocco were confirmed on 2 March 2020, both cases having returned recently from Italy. A state of medical emergency was declared on 19 March, with the government banning all public gatherings, shutting schools and limiting domestic travel. The government has also taken steps to mitigate the economic effects of the coronavirus and has cracked down on alleged fake news regarding the pandemic.

Key statistics

  • Confirmed cases

    6,418

  • Cases per 100,000 people

    17.90

  • Deaths

    188

  • Recovered cases

    2,991

  • Days since first case

    72

  • Days since 100 cases

    52

  • Days since highest daily increase

    26

These statistics were last updated for 15 May 2020 and are drawn from the Coronavirus COVID-19 Daily Cases dataset, published by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at John Hopkins University, via API by Laeyoung.

Government of Morocco COVID-19 policies

Last updated 30 April 2020

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