Malwan is a Block located in Sindhudurg district in Maharashtra. Located in rural area of Maharashtra, it is one among the 8 blocks of Sindhudurg district. According to the government records, the block number of Malwan is 329. The block has 135 villages and there are total 24304 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Malwan's population is 93159. Out of this, 45347 are males whereas the females count 47812 here. This block has 6978 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 3611 are boys and 3367 are girls.
Literacy rate in Malwan block is 80%. 74938 out of total 93159 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 84% as 38512 males out of total 45347 are literate while female literacy rate is 76% as 36426 out of total 47812 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Malwan block is 19%. Here 18221 out of total 93159 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 15% as 6835 males out of total 45347 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 23% and 11386 out of total 47812 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed individual of Malwan block is 39038 yet 54121 are non-working. And out of 39038 working individual 9118 persons are totally dependent on cultivation.