Adelaide Demographics (SA) Local Stats
In the 2011 census the population of Adelaide was 12,962 and is comprised of approximately 46.7% females and 53.3% males.
The median/average age of the people in Adelaide is 29 years of age.
42.1% of people living in the suburb of Adelaide were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 11.7% China , 6.2% Malaysia, 4.1% England, 2.1% Korea, Republic of , 1.8% Hong Kong , 1.6% India, 1.6% Singapore, 1.2% Saudi Arabia, 1.1% New Zealand, 0.9% Philippines, 0.9% United States of America, 0.7% Vietnam, 0.6% Scotland, 0.6% Indonesia.
49.5% of people living in Adelaide speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 13.9% Mandarin, 12.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 4.6% Cantonese, 2.2% Arabic, 2.0% Other, 2.0% Korean, 1.6% Other, 1.2% Italian, 1.0% Greek.
The religious makeup of Adelaide is 36.8% No religion, 15.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 13.6% Catholic, 7.1% Buddhism, 6.9% Anglican, 4.0% Islam, 3.1% Uniting Church, 2.0% Eastern Orthodox, 1.6% Hinduism, 1.6% Christian, nfd.
23.4% of people are married, 63.7% have never married and 8.0% are divorced and 2.6% are separated. There are 281 widowed people living in Adelaide.
55.7% of the people living in Adelaide over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 28.5% are working on a part time basis. Adelaide has an unemployment rate of 11.2%.
The main occupations of people living in Adelaide are 38.2% Professionals, 12.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.2% Managers, 12.1% Community & personal service workers, 8.2% Technicians & trades workers, 7.5% Sales workers, 6.0% Labourers, 1.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 1.6% Machinery operators & drivers.
The main industries people from Adelaide work in are 13.9% Accommodation and food services, 13.1% Health care and social assistance, 13.0% Professional, scientific and technical services, 9.3% Education and training, 8.8% Retail trade, 8.3% Public administration and safety, 4.1% Manufacturing, 3.6% Financial and insurance services, 3.5% Administrative and support services.
15.0% of homes are fully owned, and 16.3% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 65.1% of homes are rented.
The median individual income is $486 per week and the median household income is $949 per week.
The median rent in Adelaide is $321 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1842 per month.
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