Soreng Population, Caste, Working Data West District, Sikkim - Census 2011

Soreng is a village situated in Soreng sub-division of West District district in Sikkim. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 887 families residing in the village Soreng. The total population of Soreng is 3,818 out of which 1,937 are males and 1,881 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Soreng is 971.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Soreng village is 368 which is 10% of the total population. There are 199 male children and 169 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Soreng is 849 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (971) of Soreng village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Soreng is 83.4%. Thus Soreng village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.5% of West District district. The male literacy rate is 87.28% and the female literacy rate is 79.44% in Soreng village.

Population
3,818
Families
887
Literacy
83.39%
Sex Ratio
971

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Soreng village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Soreng Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Soreng village.

Total Male Female
Children 368 199 169
Literacy 83.39% 87.28% 79.44%
Scheduled Caste 100 55 45
Scheduled Tribe 1,490 749 741
Illiterate 941 420 521

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 39% of total population in Soreng village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Soreng village out of total population, 1,261 were engaged in work activities. 83.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,261 workers engaged in Main Work, 226 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 84 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,050 812 238
Cultivators 226 195 31
Agriculture Labourer 84 75 9
Household Industries 33 28 5
Other Workers 707 514 193
Marginal Workers 211 137 74
Non Working 2,557 988 1,569

Map of Soreng, West District, Sikkim


Nearby Villages to Soreng, Soreng

Below are the list of villages near Soreng village in Soreng.

Village Population
Tharpu 1,117
Malbasey 2,888
Timberbong 2,156
Mendo-Goan 925
Upper Fambong 2,995
Chakung 1,859
Chumbong 1,796
Dhalam 1,886
Zoom 1,841
Lower Fambong 723

Reference