South Australia

South Australia



Greater Adelaide has a population of 1,324,279.
The Munno Parra West – Angle Vale area was the fastest growing area within Greater Adelaide with a 6.7% growth between 2015 – 2016*.
In 2010 the 30-year plan for Greater Adelaide was prepared as a “plan for how Adelaide should grow to become more liveable, competitive and sustainable” with and aim to create more public open spaces as well as healthy and walkable place to live**.

The Healthcare and Social Assistance industry is the main employing industry in Greater Adelaide*.


Rural and rural health services are provided across South Australia. There are 8 rural health regions covering hospitals and health services.


Of the areas outside of Greater Adelaide, those with the largest growth were Murray Bridge and Nuriootpa, Victor Harbor and Light. The areas with the fastest growth were Nuriootpa and Light, both in the Barossa region*.




* ABS 2016

**The 30-Year plan for Greater Adelaide 2017 update