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- Statistics and Figures on Social Security

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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 30.9.2018)

Number of applications
(1.4.2018 - 30.9.2018)

Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) Scheme

 229 268

18 939

Portable CSSA Scheme

 1 274

 45

Social Security Allowance (SSA) Scheme Old Age Allowance

252 026

15 198

Higher Old Age Living Allowance

438 363

13 659


Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
            73 138                    13 629
Guangdong Scheme

 17 402

 1 416


Fujian Scheme
 
              1 235                      1 107
Disability Allowance

147 348

 15 592

Criminal and Law Enforcement Injuries Compensation Scheme

426

118

Traffic Accident Victims Assistance Scheme

6 606

4 070

   

2.

Number of CSSA cases by nature of case (September 2018)

 

 Nature of case

 Number of cases

 Old Age

 143 348

 Permanent Disability

 16 966

 Ill Health

 23 319

 Single Parent

 25 264

 Low Earnings

 3 842

 Unemployment

 12 319

 Others

 4 210

 Total

 229 268

   

3.

Number of SSA cases by type of allowance (September 2018)

 

 Type of allowance

 Number of cases

 Old Age Allowance

 252 026

   
 Higher Old Age Living Allowance

 438 363

 
 Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
           73 138
 
Sub-total for Old Age Living Allowance
 
          511 501
   
 Guangdong Scheme

 17 402

 
 Fujian Scheme
 
            1 235
  
 Higher Disability Allowance

 18 734

 Normal Disability Allowance

 128 614

 Sub-total for Disability Allowance

 147 348

  

 Total

 929 512

 

 

   
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