The village is home to 1803 people, among them 957 (53%) are male and 846 (47%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kursanda village is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 295 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 16.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1546. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.5% which is 3.5% higher than male population growth rate of 15%. General caste population has increased by 13.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 39.1% and child population has decreased by -3.9% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 884 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 883, in schedule caste is 890. There are 865 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 26 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 60 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 1020 people in the village are literate, among them 622 are male and 398 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kursanda is 66%. 75% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.
Kursanda has 27% (495) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 7% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.