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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 30.9.2020)

Number of applications
(1.4.2020 - 30.9.2020)

Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) Scheme

225 958

31 187

Portable CSSA Scheme

1 044

4

Social Security Allowance (SSA) Scheme Old Age Allowance

279 510

17 615

Higher Old Age Living Allowance

539 600

21 863


Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
50 313 5 688
Guangdong Scheme

18 805

796


Fujian Scheme
 
1 890 76
Disability Allowance

156 258

15 973

Criminal and Law Enforcement Injuries Compensation Scheme

512

119

Traffic Accident Victims Assistance Scheme

7 739

5 065

   

2.

Number of CSSA cases by nature of case (September 2020)

 

 Nature of case

 Number of cases

 Old Age

132 379

 Permanent Disability

17 348

 Ill Health

25 669

 Single Parent

24 758

 Low Earnings

2 639

 Unemployment

19 024

 Others

4 141

 Total

225 958

   

3.

Number of SSA cases by type of allowance (September 2020)

 

 Type of allowance

 Number of cases

 Old Age Allowance

279 510

   
 Higher Old Age Living Allowance

539 600

 
 Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
50 313
 
Sub-total for Old Age Living Allowance
 
589 913
   
 Guangdong Scheme

18 805

 
 Fujian Scheme
 
1 890
  
 Higher Disability Allowance

17 929

 Normal Disability Allowance

138 329

 Sub-total for Disability Allowance

156 258

  

 Total

1 046 376