For the genus of plants, see Alafia (plant).
Location of Toya in Mali
Coordinates: 16°39′25″N 3°02′52″W / 16.65694°N 3.04778°W / 16.65694; -3.04778Coordinates: 16°39′25″N 3°02′52″W / 16.65694°N 3.04778°W / 16.65694; -3.04778
27,857 km (10,756 sq mi)
Population (2009 census)
Alafia is a rural commune of the Cercle of Timbuktu in the Tombouctou Region of Mali. The main village and administrative centre is Toya. The commune is mostly desert and covers an area of 27,857 km. In the 2009 census the commune had a population of 13,318.