Qabalan is a small Palestinian town (Nablus governorate) Area B.
According to the mair, the population consists of 8000 inhabitants (2012).
Water: The inhabitants suffer from a severe water shortage at least since 2002. The minimum quota according to international standards is 100 liters per capita per day - the supply is not close to this amount.
The inhabitans make a living from orchards: Olives and some fruit trees, Also. permit holders can work in Israel after passing through the Eyal checkpoint.
Not far from the agricultural areas of the Qabalan inhabitans, situated the settlements: Tapuach and Rehelim.