Banda (plural Bandas)
- A surname.
- According to the 2010 United States Census, Banda is the 2409th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 15055 individuals. Banda is most common among Hispanic/Latino (85.77%) individuals.
- a surname
According to data collected by Forebears in 2014, Banda was the most common surname in Malawi (421 760 persons = 2.5 percent of the population) and the second most common surname in Zambia ( 368 619 persons = 2.4 percent of the population).