Kangundi Village, with population of 5369 is Kuppam sub district's the 3rd 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 209 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 26 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Punganur and distance from Kangundi village to Punganur is 58 km. 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 40 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 150 km away. 184.69 square kilometer (88%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 5369 people, among them 2718 (51%) are male and 2651 (49%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kangundi village is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1137 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 24.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4310. Female population growth rate of the village is 27% which is 4.7% higher than male population growth rate of 22.3%. General caste population has increased by 19.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 36.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 74.7% and child population has decreased by -1.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 975 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 981, in schedule caste is 957 and in schedule tribe is 956. There are 879 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 36 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 102 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 2288 people in the village are literate, among them 1292 are male and 996 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kangundi is 50%. 56% of male and 44% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Workers profile

Kangundi has 59% (3147) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 57% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 39% of total female population are main and 17% are marginal workers.