Kunda is a Block positioned in Chatra district in Jharkhand. Located in rural area of Jharkhand, it is one of the 12 blocks of Chatra district. As per the administration records, the block number of Kunda is 22. The block has 78 villages and there are total 5782 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Kunda's population is 30018. Out of this, 15427 are males while the females count 14591 here. This block has 6839 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 3498 are boys and 3341 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kunda block is 34%. 10394 out of total 30018 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 43% as 6699 males out of total 15427 are literate however female literacy ratio is 25% as 3695 out of total 14591 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Kunda block is shockingly high -- 65%. Here 19624 out of total 30018 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 56% as 8728 males out of total 15427 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy ratio is 74% and 10896 out of total 14591 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working person of Kunda block is 14040 however 15978 are un-employed. And out of 14040 working individual 2206 peoples are completely dependent on cultivation.