Mala is a village situated in Baleshwar Sadar block of Baleshwar district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 230 families residing in the village Mala. The total population of Mala is 947 out of which 477 are males and 470 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mala is 985.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mala village is 154 which is 16% of the total population. There are 91 male children and 63 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mala is 692 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (985) of Mala village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mala is 67.3%. Thus Mala village has lower literacy rate compared to 69.9% of Baleshwar district. The male literacy rate is 73.32% and the female literacy rate is 61.67% in Mala village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Mala village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Mala village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 55.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Mala village.
In Mala village out of total population, 402 were engaged in work activities. 63.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 402 workers engaged in Main Work, 33 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 166 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Mala village in Baleshwar Sadar.