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This forecast has been updated with 2016 Census dwelling counts and the 2016 Estimated Resident Population. More information can be found here.

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Welcome to the City of Adelaide population forecasts

The City of Adelaide population forecast for 2019 is 27,247, and is forecast to grow to 50,614 by 2041.

The City of Adelaide population and household forecasts present what is driving population change in the community and how the population, age structure and household types will change each year between 2016 and 2041.

The forecasts are designed to provide community groups, Council, investors, business, students and the general public with knowledge to make confident decisions about the future.

These forecasts were last updated in April 2019 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of the City of Adelaide. Forecasts are available for each year from 2016 to 2041.

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Forecast population
Forecast population 2041 forecast population: 50,614 2040 forecast population: 49,828 2039 forecast population: 49,052 2038 forecast population: 48,280 2037 forecast population: 47,495 2036 forecast population: 46,700 2035 forecast population: 45,492 2034 forecast population: 44,688 2033 forecast population: 43,852 2032 forecast population: 43,013 2031 forecast population: 42,158 2030 forecast population: 40,944 2029 forecast population: 40,105 2028 forecast population: 39,274 2027 forecast population: 37,883 2026 forecast population: 36,931 2025 forecast population: 36,153 2024 forecast population: 34,772 2023 forecast population: 33,450 2022 forecast population: 32,508 2021 forecast population: 31,280 2020 forecast population: 29,889 2019 forecast population: 27,247 2018 forecast population: 25,183 2017 forecast population: 24,038 2016 forecast population: 23,552
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id, April 2019.
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