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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 30.6.2017)

Number of applications
(1.4.2017 - 30.6.2017)

Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) Scheme

 235 663

10 158

Portable CSSA Scheme

 1 450

 28

Social Security Allowance (SSA) Scheme Old Age Allowance

240 335

6 435

Old Age Living Allowance

456 964

11 043

Guangdong Scheme

 14 606

338

Disability Allowance

 144 188

 6 859

Criminal and Law Enforcement Injuries Compensation Scheme

412

71

Traffic Accident Victims Assistance Scheme

6 124

2 101

 

2.

Number of CSSA cases by nature of case (June 2017)

 Nature of case

 Number of cases

 Old Age

 144 694

 Permanent Disability

 17 317

 Ill Health

 23 943

 Single Parent

 26 771

 Low Earnings

 4 831

 Unemployment

 13 707

 Others

 4 400

 Total

 235 663

 

3.

Number of SSA cases by type of allowance (June 2017)

 Type of payment

 Number of cases

 Old Age Allowance

 240 335

 Old Age Living Allowance

 456 964

 Guangdong Scheme

 14 606

  
 Higher Disability Allowance

 22 629

 Normal Disability Allowance

 121 559

 Sub-total for Disability Allowance

 144 188

  

 SSA Total

 856 093