Malur is a Block situated in Kolar district in Karnataka. Placed in rural part of Karnataka, it is one among the 5 blocks of Kolar district. As per the administration records, the block number of Malur is 160. The block has 363 villages and there are total 43031 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Malur 's population is 196870. Out of this, 100706 are males whereas the females count 96164 here. This block has 21551 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 10948 are boys and 10603 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Malur block is 60%. 119087 out of total 196870 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 67% as 68230 males out of total 100706 are educated while female literacy ratio is 52% as 50857 out of total 96164 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Malur block is 39%. Here 77783 out of total 196870 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 32% as 32476 males out of total 100706 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 47% and 45307 out of total 96164 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Malur block is 96898 whereas 99972 are un-employed. And out of 96898 working person 21945 peoples are fully reliant on cultivation.