Mala is a medium size village located in Shahkot Tehsil of Jalandhar district, Punjab with total 88 families residing. The Mala village has population of 472 of which 243 are males while 229 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Mala village population of children with age 0-6 is 37 which makes up 7.84 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mala village is 942 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Mala as per census is 1056, higher than Punjab average of 846.
Mala village has lower literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Mala village was 71.03 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Mala Male literacy stands at 76.89 % while female literacy rate was 64.76 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Mala village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
Since, no official census for 2018 has been carried out, only estimates are available for Mala village population 2018. Next census will be conducted in 2021 for Mala village.
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Mala village of Jalandhar has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.69 % of total population in Mala village.
The village Mala currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Mala village out of total population, 157 were engaged in work activities. 100.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 157 workers engaged in Main Work, 60 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 48 were Agricultural labourer.