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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 30.11.2015)

Number of applications
(1.4.2015 - 30.11.2015)

Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) Scheme

 245 045

25 792

Portable CSSA Scheme

 1 683

 93

Social Security Allowance (SSA) Scheme Old Age Allowance

221 410

 13 288

Old Age Living Allowance

427 812

 26 091

Guangdong Scheme

 16 293

 243

Disability Allowance

 133 833

 18 438

Criminal and Law Enforcement Injuries Compensation Scheme

 366

 127

Traffic Accident Victims Assistance Scheme

6 151

5 604

 

2.

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

 Nature of case

 Number of cases

 Old Age

 146 262

 Permanent Disability

 17 962

 Ill Health

 24 591

 Single Parent

 28 541

 Low Earnings

 6 457

 Unemployment

 16 646

 Others

 4 586

 Total

 245 045

 

3.

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

 Type of payment

 Number of cases

 Old Age Allowance

 221 410

 Old Age Living Allowance

 427 812

 Guangdong Scheme

 16 293

  
 Higher Disability Allowance

 20 503

 Normal Disability Allowance

 113 330

 Sub-total for Disability Allowance

 133 833

  

 SSA Total

 799 348