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Welcome to the City of Adelaide Community Profile

The City of Adelaide Estimated Resident Population for 2015 is 23,169, with a population density of 14.88 persons per hectare.

The City of Adelaide is bounded by the City of Charles Sturt, the City of Prospect and the Town of Walkerville in the north, the City of Norwood Payneham St Peters and the City of Burnside in the east, the City of Unley in the south, and the City of West Torrens in the west.

The City of Adelaide Community Profile provides demographic analysis for the City and its suburbs based on results from the 2011, 2006, 2001, 1996 and 1991 Censuses of Population and Housing. The profile is updated with population estimates when the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) releases new figures.

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(24/01/2017)

To continually improve the services we provide to our clients we are implementing new features and functionality to our products. Check out the the latest updates here.

#Censusfail? Or will data from the 2016 Census be more accurate than ever?

(23/01/2017)

While #censusfail was well publicised on social media, in many respects the 2016 Australian Census looks to have better outcomes and data than the 2011 and 2006 Censuses.

New South Wales: The return of the premier state?

(9/01/2017)

As the mining states lose their lustre with the end of the mining boom, New South Wales has become a more attractive destination for migrants, leading to a ‘youthful’ resurgence in population growth. With rates of population growth typically lower than the rest of the country, is this rebound likely to last?

The winners and losers of population growth in Australia for 2016

(9/01/2017)

Between 2015-2016, the national population growth continued to pick up with one state powering ahead in the growth stakes. Who are the winners and losers of population growth in Australia over the last year?

Where will population growth be located?

(15/12/2016)

The population of New South Wales will grow by 1.927 million people in twenty years, making a state of 9.644 million people by 2036. Where will this growth be located?

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