Kangundi Village, with population of 3960 is Kuppam sub district's the 6th most populous village, located in Kuppam sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kangundi village is 8 km2 and it is the 7th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 487 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Punganur and distance from Kangundi village to Punganur is 56 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kangundi village is 517425. The village comes under Kangundi panchayat. Kuppam is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 110 km away. 2.12 square kilometer (26%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.
The village is home to 3960 people, among them 1962 (50%) are male and 1998 (50%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kangundi village is 14%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 854 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 20.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3283. Female population growth rate of the village is 24.3% which is 7.2% higher than male population growth rate of 17.1%. General caste population has increased by 17.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 24.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 51.9% and child population has decreased by -1.1% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 1018 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1006, in schedule caste is 1053 and in schedule tribe is 1052. There are 1072 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 58 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 46 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 2188 people in the village are literate, among them 1213 are male and 975 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kangundi is 64%. 71% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 25%. Male literacy has gone up by 20% and female literacy rate has gone up by 30%.
Kangundi has 52% (2056) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 45% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 37% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.