Kunda Village, with population of 1508 is Bahoriband sub district's the 42nd most populous village, located in Bahoriband sub district of Katni district in the state Madhya Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kunda village is 4 km2 and it is the 77th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 364 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Sihora and distance from Kunda village to Sihora is 46 km. Bahoriband is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Katni which is 60 km away.


The village is home to 1508 people, among them 789 (52%) are male and 719 (48%) are female. 57% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 29% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kunda village is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 333 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1294. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.3% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of 16.7%. General caste population has increased by 16.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 18.1% and child population has decreased by -9.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 911 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 933, in schedule caste is 982 and in schedule tribe is 838. There are 847 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 169 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 893 people in the village are literate, among them 524 are male and 369 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kunda is 70%. 79% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Workers profile

Kunda has 44% (656) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 32% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 29% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.