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Nearly 76% of Moroccan mobile phone users own smartphones – study

Tuesday 23 July 2019 | 09:13 CET | News
Morocco's smartphone penetration rate among mobile phone users rose to 75.7 percent at the end of 2018, up from 73.4 percent a year earlier, according to a national representative survey carried out by telecom regulator ANRT. This represents an annual increase of almost 1.2 million additional smartphone owners, bringing the total to 22.5 million.

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