Peren is a Block placed in Peren district in Nagaland. Positioned in total part of Nagaland, it is one of the 3 blocks of Peren district. As per the government records, the block code of Peren is 52. The block has 38 villages and there are total 4793 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Peren's population is 22149. Out of this, 11528 are males while the females count 10621 here. This block has 3902 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 1984 are boys and 1918 are girls.
Literacy rate in Peren block is 62%. 13760 out of total 22149 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 67% as 7732 males out of total 11528 are literate while female literacy rate is 56% as 6028 out of total 10621 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy ratio of Peren block is 37%. Here 8389 out of total 22149 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 32% as 3796 males out of total 11528 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 43% and 4593 out of total 10621 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed person of Peren block is 14662 yet 7487 are non-working. And out of 14662 employed people 5783 individuals are fully dependent on agriculture.