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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 31.7.2020)

Number of applications
(1.4.2020 - 31.7.2020)

Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) Scheme

225 945

23 601

Portable CSSA Scheme

1 066

4

Social Security Allowance (SSA) Scheme Old Age Allowance

274 751

10 695

Higher Old Age Living Allowance

533 617

14 622


Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
49 983 3 611
Guangdong Scheme

18 662

496


Fujian Scheme
 
1 853 46
Disability Allowance

154 834

10 681

Criminal and Law Enforcement Injuries Compensation Scheme

494

78

Traffic Accident Victims Assistance Scheme

7 253

3 287

   

2.

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

 

 Nature of case

 Number of cases

 Old Age

133 014

 Permanent Disability

17 253

 Ill Health

25 401

 Single Parent

24 966

 Low Earnings

2 767

 Unemployment

18 364

 Others

4 180

 Total

225 945

   

3.

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

 

 Type of allowance

 Number of cases

 Old Age Allowance

274 751

   
 Higher Old Age Living Allowance

533 617

 
 Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
          49 983
 
Sub-total for Old Age Living Allowance
 
583 600
   
 Guangdong Scheme

18 662

 
 Fujian Scheme
 
1 853
  
 Higher Disability Allowance

17 879

 Normal Disability Allowance

136 955

 Sub-total for Disability Allowance

154 834

  

 Total

1 033 700