Soreng is a Block placed in West Sikkim district in Sikkim. Located in rural region of Sikkim, it is one among the 2 blocks of West Sikkim district. According to the administration records, the block number of Soreng is 4. The block has 52 villages and there are total 13462 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Soreng's population is 63525. Out of this, 32405 are males while the females count 31120 here. This block has 6797 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 3442 are boys and 3355 are girls.
Literacy rate in Soreng block is 69%. 43943 out of total 63525 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 74% as 24117 males out of total 32405 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 63% as 19826 out of total 31120 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Soreng block is 30%. Here 19582 out of total 63525 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 25% as 8288 males out of total 32405 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 36% and 11294 out of total 31120 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed person of Soreng block is 31281 however 32244 are non-working. And out of 31281 working individual 11908 peoples are totally reliant on farming.