Malia is a Block positioned in Junagadh district in Gujarat. Situated in rural area of Gujarat, it is one among the 9 blocks of Junagadh district. As per the government records, the block code of Malia is 112. The block has 63 villages and there are total 25337 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Malia's population is 137461. Out of this, 70432 are males while the females count 67029 here. This block has 15521 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 8148 are boys and 7373 are girls.
Literacy rate in Malia block is 66%. 90970 out of total 137461 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 74% as 52634 males out of total 70432 are educated however female literacy rate is 57% as 38336 out of total 67029 females are educated in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Malia block is 33%. Here 46491 out of total 137461 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 25% as 17798 males out of total 70432 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 42% and 28693 out of total 67029 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied person of Malia block is 63985 yet 73476 are un-employed. And out of 63985 occupied people 22863 individuals are completely dependent on farming.