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 responses for religious affiliation for persons usually resident in Adelaide were No Religion 27.8%, Catholic 14.9%, Anglican 8.6%, Buddhism 6.3% and Uniting Church 4.3%.
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%.
56.6% of persons usually resident in Adelaide were Australian citizens, 37.1% were born overseas and 14.1% were overseas visitors.
* statistcs taken from the 2006 Census for postal area 5000 conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics