Beni Suef / Egypt
The government Beni Suef with his eponymous administrative center is located in Middle Egypt. The eastern part of the province extends up to the Arabian Desert.
In Beni Suef, a rural area in one of the poorest areas of Egypt, is the village of Beni Khalil:
The Coptic Orthodox village Beni Khalil on the Nile, which has a priest, consists of 90 families, each with an average of 6 children. The Beni Suef region is among the poorest areas in Egypt.