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- Statistics and Figures on Social Security

 

Statistics and Figures on Social Security

1.

Number of cases and applications by type of social security scheme

 Type of Scheme

Number of cases
(as at 30.6.2015)

Number of applications
(1.4.2015 - 30.6.2015)

Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) Scheme

 248 916

9 851

Portable CSSA Scheme

 1 769

 41

Social Security Allowance (SSA) Scheme Old Age Allowance

 216 205

 4 272

Old Age Living Allowance

 420 227

 8 842

Guangdong Scheme

 16 776

  76

Disability Allowance

 130 305

 6 540

Criminal and Law Enforcement Injuries Compensation Scheme

 385

 45

Traffic Accident Victims Assistance Scheme

6 412

 2 055

 

2.

Number of CSSA cases by nature of case (June 2015)

 Nature of case

 Number of cases

 Old Age

 147 362

 Permanent Disability

 18 136

 Ill Health

 24 704

 Single Parent

 29 359

 Low Earnings

 7 012

 Unemployment

 17 505

 Others

 4 838

 Total

 248 916

 

3.

Number of SSA cases by type of allowance (June 2015)

 Type of payment

 Number of cases

 Old Age Allowance

 216 205

 Old Age Living Allowance

 420 227

 Guangdong Scheme

 16 776

  
 Higher Disability Allowance

 19 895

 Normal Disability Allowance

 110 410

 Sub-total for Disability Allowance

 130 305

  

 SSA Total

 783 513