Palang (Preng) is a village situated in Kangan Block of Ganderbal district in Jammu & Kashmir. Located in rural part of Ganderbal district of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one of the 39 villages of Kangan Block of Ganderbal district. As per the administration register, the village code of Palang (Preng) is 2892. The village has 434 homes.
According to Census 2011, Palang (Preng)'s population is 2450. Out of this, 1224 are males while the females count 1226 here. This village has 359 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 190 are boys and 169 are girls.
Literacy rate in Palang (Preng) village is 48%. 1194 out of total 2450 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 58% as 719 males out of total 1224 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 38% as 475 out of total 1226 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Palang (Preng) village is shockingly high -- 51%. Here 1256 out of total 2450 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 41% as 505 males out of total 1224 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 61% and 751 out of total 1226 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed individual of Palang (Preng) village is 790 while 1660 are non-working. And out of 790 working person 15 peoples are fully dependent on farming.