Australia
Population
Type Number
Indicator Adelaide, SA, Capital City Cowra, NSW, Local Government Area
Population 1,295,714 12,460
Population density (Persons/sqkm)
Type Number
Indicator Adelaide, SA, Capital City Cowra, NSW, Local Government Area
Population density (Persons/sqkm) 397.5 4.4
Age groups
Type Percentage
Indicator Adelaide, SA, Capital City Cowra, NSW, Local Government Area
0-4 years 5.9% 5.3%
5-14 years 11.6% 12.1%
15-19 years 6.1% 5.9%
20-24 years 6.9% 5.3%
25-34 years 13.8% 8.6%
35-44 years 12.9% 10.1%
45-54 years 13.4% 13.4%
55-64 years 12.2% 14.5%
65-74 years 9.3% 13.4%
75-84 years 5.3% 8.0%
85 years and over 2.6% 3.5%
Age groups
Type Number
Indicator Adelaide, SA, Capital City Cowra, NSW, Local Government Area
0-4 years 76,145 661
5-14 years 149,800 1,505
15-19 years 79,385 739
20-24 years 89,535 655
25-34 years 178,301 1,071
35-44 years 167,253 1,261
45-54 years 174,077 1,663
55-64 years 157,723 1,812
65-74 years 120,817 1,673
75-84 years 68,502 996
85 years and over 34,170 433
Median age
Type Number
Indicator Adelaide, SA, Capital City Cowra, NSW, Local Government Area
Median age 39 47
Indigenous people
Type Number
Indicator Adelaide, SA, Capital City Cowra, NSW, Local Government Area
Indigenous people 18,403 984
Indigenous people (Percentage of population)
Type Percentage
Indicator Adelaide, SA, Capital City Cowra, NSW, Local Government Area
Indigenous people (Percentage of population) 1.4% 7.9%
Citizenship, Place of Birth and Language
Type Percentage
Indicator Adelaide, SA, Capital City Cowra, NSW, Local Government Area
Born in Australia 68.2% 84.5%
Born Elsewhere 26.3% 6.1%
Language spoken at home: English only 75.4% 89%
Language spoken at home: Other language 19.7% 2.6%
Australian citizen 84.7% 90.3%
Citizenship, Place of Birth and Language
Type Number
Indicator Adelaide, SA, Capital City Cowra, NSW, Local Government Area
Born in Australia 884,250 10,532
Born Elsewhere 341,062 754
Language spoken at home: English only 977,128 11,090
Language spoken at home: Other language 255,134 323
Australian citizen 1,097,418 11,246
Registered marital status (15 years and over)
Type Percentage
Indicator Adelaide, SA, Capital City Cowra, NSW, Local Government Area
Married 47.0% 47.4%
Separated 3.1% 4.0%
Divorced 9.2% 10.0%
Widowed 5.8% 8.2%
Never married 35.0% 30.4%
Registered marital status (15 years and over)
Type Number
Indicator Adelaide, SA, Capital City Cowra, NSW, Local Government Area
Married 502,347 4,884
Separated 33,086 409
Divorced 98,319 1,034
Widowed 62,040 843
Never married 373,982 3,138
Ancestry top responses
Type Percentage
Indicator Adelaide, SA, Capital City Cowra, NSW, Local Government Area
Australian 23.1% 35.6%
Australian Aboriginal 0.2% 0.9%
Chinese 2.9% 0.4%
Croatian 0.4% 0.2%
Dutch 1.2% 0.7%
English 27.9% 31.4%
Filipino 0.8% 0.2%
French 0.4% 0.3%
German 5.1% 2.7%
Greek 2.0% 0.4%
Hungarian 0.3% 0.1%
Indian 1.8% 0.2%
Irish 6.0% 8.7%
Italian 5.1% 0.9%
Korean 0.2% 0.0%
Lebanese 0.3% 0.1%
Macedonian 0.1% 0%
Maltese 0.4% 0.4%
Maori 0.1% 0.2%
New Zealander 0.3% 0.4%
Polish 1.0% 0.2%
Russian 0.3% 0.1%
Scottish 6.1% 7.1%
Serbian 0.3% 0.0%
South African 0.2% 0.1%
Spanish 0.3% 0.1%
Sri Lankan 0.2% 0.0%
Turkish 0.1% 0.0%
Vietnamese 1.1% 0.0%
Welsh 0.6% 0.3%
Others 7.2% 2.1%
Ancestry not stated 4.0% 6.3%
Ancestry top responses
Type Number
Indicator Adelaide, SA, Capital City Cowra, NSW, Local Government Area
Australian 400,485 5,918
Australian Aboriginal 3,526 148
Chinese 50,216 68
Croatian 7,042 29
Dutch 20,315 111
English 483,198 5,213
Filipino 13,232 25
French 6,156 47
German 88,691 446
Greek 35,205 62
Hungarian 4,936 21
Indian 31,444 27
Irish 104,573 1,449
Italian 87,874 144
Korean 4,206 4
Lebanese 4,960 16
Macedonian 1,521 0
Maltese 6,130 71
Maori 2,092 29
New Zealander 5,484 59
Polish 16,669 35
Russian 5,718 9
Scottish 106,312 1,182
Serbian 5,588 7
South African 4,041 17
Spanish 4,684 22
Sri Lankan 3,596 3
Turkish 1,030 3
Vietnamese 19,790 3
Welsh 9,849 57
Others 125,363 344
Ancestry not stated 68,359 1,041
Language spoken at home
Type Percentage
Indicator Adelaide, SA, Capital City Cowra, NSW, Local Government Area
Afrikaans 0.1% 0.0%
Australian Indigenous Languages 0.1% 0.2%
Arabic 0.7% 0.1%
Bengali 0.2% 0%
Cantonese 0.7% 0.1%
Croatian 0.2% 0.1%
Dutch 0.2% 0.1%
Filipino 0.2% 0.1%
French 0.2% 0.1%
Greek 1.7% 0.2%
German 0.4% 0.1%
Hindi 0.5% 0.0%
Indones 0.1% 0%
Italian 2.1% 0.1%
Japanese 0.2% 0.0%
Korean 0.3% 0.1%
Language spoken at home not stated 4.9% 8.4%
Mandarin 2.1% 0.3%
Maltese 0.1% 0.0%
Macedonian 0.1% 0%
Other Southeast Asian Austronesian languages 0.1% 0%
Other Indo-Aryan languages 0.8% 0%
Other Chinese 0.2% 0%
Other languages 3.5% 0.6%
Punjabi 0.7% 0.1%
Persian 0.4% 0%
Polish 0.4% 0.0%
Russian 0.3% 0.0%
Samoan 0.0% 0%
Serbian 0.3% 0%
Sinhale 0.2% 0.1%
Spanish 0.4% 0.0%
Tagalog 0.4% 0.1%
Tamil 0.2% 0%
Thai 0.1% 0.0%
Turkish 0.0% 0%
Urdu 0.2% 0%
Vietnamese 1.4% 0.1%
Language spoken at home
Type Number
Indicator Adelaide, SA, Capital City Cowra, NSW, Local Government Area
Afrikaans 1,837 5
Australian Indigenous Languages 705 28
Arabic 9,092 17
Bengali 2,273 0
Cantonese 9,459 10
Croatian 2,763 13
Dutch 2,098 10
Filipino 3,105 10
French 2,407 7
Greek 21,464 23
German 5,387 14
Hindi 7,054 3
Indones 1,712 0
Italian 27,595 16
Japanese 2,027 3
Korean 3,487 6
Language spoken at home not stated 63,455 1,046
Mandarin 27,591 43
Maltese 805 4
Macedonian 614 0
Other Southeast Asian Austronesian languages 1,632 0
Other Indo-Aryan languages 9,907 0
Other Chinese 2,165 0
Other languages 45,318 69
Punjabi 8,498 10
Persian 4,611 0
Polish 5,493 3
Russian 3,195 4
Samoan 121 0
Serbian 4,080 0
Sinhale 2,491 7
Spanish 5,402 5
Tagalog 4,570 16
Tamil 2,536 0
Thai 1,717 3
Turkish 564 0
Urdu 2,805 0
Vietnamese 18,563 9
Religious affiliation
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Adelaide, SA, Capital City Cowra, NSW, Local Government Area Adelaide, SA, Capital City Cowra, NSW, Local Government Area
Buddhism 2.2% 0.5% 28,877 58
Christianity Anglican 9.8% 26.1% 126,956 3,258
Christianity Asyrin Apstlic 0% 0% 3 0
Christianity Baptist 1.7% 1.4% 21,951 170
Christianity Brethren 0.1% 1.2% 605 154
Christianity Catholic 19.0% 29.0% 246,021 3,612
Christianity Church Christ 0.3% 0% 3,406 0
Christianity Eastrn Orthodox 3.0% 0.3% 38,594 37
Christinty Jehvahs Witnses 0.3% 0.9% 4,308 117
Christianity Latter-day Saints 0.2% 0.4% 2,584 52
Christianity Lutheran 2.1% 0.2% 27,202 22
Christianity Oriental Orthodox 0.1% 0% 1,690 0
Christianity Other Protestant 0.4% 0.2% 5,296 26
Christianity Pentecostal 1.1% 0.6% 14,740 72
Christinty Presbyterian and Reformed 0.9% 5.0% 11,403 622
Christianity Salvation Army 0.2% 0.4% 2,785 43
Christnty Seventh-day Adventist 0.2% 0.1% 2,055 12
Christianity Uniting Church 5.8% 4.2% 75,009 518
Christianity, nfd 2.8% 2.2% 36,125 268
Christianity Othr Christian 0.3% 0.1% 3,233 14
Hinduism 1.7% 0.1% 22,165 14
Islam 2.1% 0.0% 27,121 3
Judaism 0.1% 0.0% 951 3
Other Religions 1.1% 0.4% 14,100 50
Secular Beliefs and Other Spiritual Beliefs and No Religious Affiliation total 36.1% 16.9% 467,881 2,106
Religious affiliation not stated 8.5% 9.9% 110,645 1,231

Source: Complied from various sources including 2016 Census Data, ABS