In 2006, there were 10,229 persons usually resident in Adelaide: 54.6% were males and 45.4% were females. Of the total population in Adelaide 1.4% were Indigenous persons, compared with 2.3% Indigenous persons in Australia. more
The most common industries of employment for persons aged 15 years and over usually resident in Adelaide were Cafes, Restaurants and Takeaway Food Services 6.4%, Legal and Accounting Services 5.2%, Tertiary Education 4.9%, Hospitals 4.8% and State Government Administration 2.9%.
The most common responses for occupation for employed persons usually resident in Adelaide were Professionals 37.6%, Managers 14.9%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 12.8%, Community and Personal Service Workers 10.9% and Sales Workers 7.6%.
22.3% of persons aged 15 years and over usually resident in Adelaide were married, 62.4% never married, 12.7% separated or divorced and 2.6% widowed.
* statistcs taken from the 2006 Census for postal area 5000 conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics