Adelaide LocalStats Australia

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In the 2011 census the population of Adelaide was 1,198,468 and is comprised of approximately 51.1% females and 48.9% males.

The median/average age of the population of Adelaide is 38 years of age.

70.1% of people living in the region of Adelaide were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 8.3% United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, 1.6% Italy, 1.5% India, 1.3% China , 1.0% Vietnam, 0.8% New Zealand, 0.8% Germany, 0.7% Greece, 0.6% Philippines.

78.6% of people living in Adelaide speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.6% Italian, 2.1% Other, 1.9% Greek, 1.3% Mandarin, 1.3% Vietnamese, 0.7% Cantonese, 0.6% Arabic, 0.5% Other.

The religious makeup of Adelaide is 28.0% No religion, 21.5% Catholic, 12.6% Anglican, 8.5% Religious affiliation not stated, 7.5% Uniting Church, 3.5% Eastern Orthodox, 3.1% Lutheran, 2.3% Christian, nfd, 2.2% Buddhism, 1.8% Baptist.

47.3% of people are married, 34.5% have never married and 9.1% are divorced and 2.9% are separated. There are 61468 widowed people living in Adelaide.

56.9% of the people living in Adelaide over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 31.5% are working on a part time basis. Adelaide has an unemployment rate of 5.8%.

The main occupations of people living in Adelaide are 21.8% Professionals, 15.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.9% Technicians & trades workers, 11.0% Managers, 10.7% Community & personal service workers, 9.9% Sales workers, 9.8% Labourers, 5.7% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.6% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Adelaide work in are 14.3% Health care and social assistance, 11.4% Retail trade, 10.3% Manufacturing, 8.2% Education and training, 7.7% Public administration and safety, 7.5% Construction, 6.4% Professional, scientific and technical services, 6.1% Accommodation and food services, 4.1% Transport, postal and warehousing.

31.4% of homes are fully owned, and 36.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 28.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $554 per week and the median household income is $1103 per week.

The median rent in Adelaide is $250 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1547 per month.