Beit Chama

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Lebanese Ministry of Interior and Municipalities -
Official Journal - Lebanese Republic -
Central Administration of Statistics -


Beit Chama is located in the kaza of Baalbek, an administrative division of the muhafazah of Baalbek-Hermel.

Muhafazah Kaza Distance from Beirut (km)
Baalbek-Hermel Baalbek 67

Area of ​​the registration division

The following data are based from a publication of the Central Administration of Statistics (2005). (non-exhaustive list).

Registration divisions Area (hectares)
Beit Chama 572
Kaza # of registration divisions Average (hectares) Total of areas (hectares)
Baalbek 84 2,798 235,040

Local authorities

Village/towns/cities # of municipal councils seats # of mukhtar·s
Beit Chama 12 1

Conseil municipal

Liste des élu·e·s (2016)
علي حسين محمد دعيبس الطقش
محمد حسين الطقش
علي حسين محمد يوسف الطقش
قاسم حسين عبدالله قاسم
حكمت تركي فرحات
محمد أحمد شرف
فؤاد أسعد فرحات
محمد مصطفى حسن قاسم
عباس ياسين فرحات
نبيل نقولا معلوف
هشام محمد حاطوم
بشار علي فرحات


The following data are taken from the primary voters lists, published by the Ministry of Interior and Municipalities in early 2017

Composition of the electorate according to primary electoral lists (early 2017)
Voters Chiites Grecs-orthodoxes Maronites Melkites Protestants
1,464 1,195 95 136 12 26

Élections législatives libanaises de 2009

Données des élections législatives de 2009 par bureaux de vote
# Bureau Circonscription Quartier Électeurs Abstentions Votants Blancs & nuls Exprimés % participation % abstention
272 المدرسة الرسمية غرفة رقم 1 بعلبك الهرمل بيت شاما 610 610 0 0 0 0 100
273 المدرسة الرسمية غرفة رقم 2 بعلبك الهرمل بيت شاما 641 361 280 0 280 44 56

Electoral data

Municipal elections of 2016

The following data are taken from the 2016 municipal and ikhtiaria-s elections results, published by the Lebanese Ministry of Interior and Municipalities in 2016.

Candidates Elected
12 12
Candidat·e·s élu·e·s
Candidat·e·s Voix
علي حسين محمد دعيبس الطقش 0
محمد حسين الطقش 0
علي حسين محمد يوسف الطقش 0
قاسم حسين عبدالله قاسم 0
حكمت تركي فرحات 0
محمد أحمد شرف 0
فؤاد أسعد فرحات 0
محمد مصطفى حسن قاسم 0
عباس ياسين فرحات 0
نبيل نقولا معلوف 0
هشام محمد حاطوم 0
بشار علي فرحات 0

Distribution of the independent municipal fund proceeds

The following data are taken from decrees published in the Official Journal. Amounts are in thousands of Lebanese pounds.

Municipalities’ shares by year in thousands of Lebanese pounds (LBP)

Federation of municipalities

Municipality of Beit Chama is a member of Fédération des municipalités de Gharbeh Baalbek.

Muhafazah Kaza Federations of municipalities
Baalbek-Hermel Baalbek Fédération des municipalités de Gharbeh Baalbek
Municipalities member of the federation
Municipalities Kaza Muhafazah
Bednayel (Baalbek) Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel
Temnine Et Tahta Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel
Temnine El Faouqa Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel
Hadath (Baalbek) Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel
Hizzine Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel
Chmistar Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel
Taraya Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel
Qsarnaba Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel
Haouch Er Rafqa Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel
Haouch Snaid Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel
Jebaa Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel
Mazraat Qold Es Sabaah Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel
Mazraat Al Souaydane Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel
Masnaa Ez Zohr Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel
Mazraat Beit Mchaik Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel
Aaqidiyeh Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel
Kfar Dane Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel
Nabi Rchadeh Baalbek Baalbek-Hermel