Tening is a Block situated in Peren district in Nagaland. Placed in total region of Nagaland, it is one among the 3 blocks of Peren district. As per the government records, the block number of Tening is 51. The block has 28 villages and there are total 5389 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Tening's population is 31064. Out of this, 16195 are males while the females count 14869 here. This block has 4179 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 2241 are boys and 1938 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Tening block is 62%. 19414 out of total 31064 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 66% as 10703 males out of total 16195 are literate whereas female literacy ratio is 58% as 8711 out of total 14869 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Tening block is 37%. Here 11650 out of total 31064 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 33% as 5492 males out of total 16195 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 41% and 6158 out of total 14869 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed people of Tening block is 19141 still 11923 are non-working. And out of 19141 occupied people 11000 persons are entirely reliant on cultivation.