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Majdel Balhis

Published on: 11 February 2008 - last updated : 12 June 2015

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Majdel Balhis is a Lebanese local authority which is located in Rachaiya District, an administrative division of Beqaa Governorate.


The municipality of Majdel Balhis is located in the Rachaiya District one of is one of the eight mohafazats (governorates) of Lebanon. Majdel Balhis is 95 kilometers (59.033 mi) away from Beyrouth (Beirut) the capital of Lebanon. It's elevations is of 1100 meters (3609.1 ft - 1202.96 yd) above sea level. Majdel Balhis surface stretches for 2004 hectares (20.04 km² - 7.73544 mi²) .

Educational establishments

The table below provides a comparison of public and private schools locally and nationally. It can be used to assess the distribution of students between public and private institutions both locally and nationally. All data provided on education concerning the 2005-2006 school year. Since the publication of more recent figures we will strive to published online.

Educational establishments - Aaqabet Rachaiya (2005-2006) (3)Lebanon (2005-2006) (2)
Public Schools11763
Private Schools01025
Students schooled in the public schools119439905
Students schooled in the private schoolsNot available471409

Economic Activities

Economic Activities (2004)
commercial and industrial Activity (3)Companies with more than five employeesNot Available
CompaniesNot Available
Agricultural activity (3)Crops typeNot Available
FeaturesNot Available
Mining activity (3)Mines0
Activities typeNot Available
Operating statusNot Available


AddressNear the Public School - - Rachaiya District
Phone Number   08/ 530 142
Fax Number   Not Available
P.O. BoxNot Available
E-MailNot Available
Web sitesNot Available

Sources :
CDR (31/12/1999) - OMSAR