Malataj is a village located in Sojitra Block of Anand district in Gujarat. Located in rural part of Anand district of Gujarat, it is one among the 24 villages of Sojitra Block of Anand district. As per the government register, the village number of Malataj is 516856. The village has 1200 families.
According to Census 2011, Malataj's population is 5760. Out of this, 2994 are males while the females count 2766 here. This village has 654 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 358 are boys and 296 are girls.
Literacy rate in Malataj village is 78%. 4497 out of total 5760 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 80% as 2410 males out of total 2994 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 75% as 2087 out of total 2766 females are literate in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Malataj village is 21%. Here 1263 out of total 5760 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 19% as 584 males out of total 2994 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 24% and 679 out of total 2766 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed people of Malataj village is 2293 while 3467 are non-working. And out of 2293 occupied person 617 persons are fully dependent on agriculture.