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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 31.10.2022)

Number of applications
(1.4.2022-31.10.2022)

Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) Scheme

208 496

20 749

Portable CSSA Scheme

758

10

Social Security Allowance (SSA) Scheme Old Age Allowance

319 011

22 022

Old Age Living Allowance

667 106

40 250

Guangdong Scheme

20 098

1 340

Fujian Scheme

2 001

111

Disability Allowance

166 287

17 651

Criminal and Law Enforcement Injuries Compensation Scheme

487

100

Traffic Accident Victims Assistance Scheme

7 066

5 842

   

2.

Number of CSSA cases by nature of case (October 2022)

 

 Nature of case

 Number of cases

 Old Age

117 236

 Permanent Disability

17 351

 Ill Health

27 219

 Single Parent

22 535

 Low Earnings

1 897

 Unemployment

18 317

 Others

3 941

 Total 

208 496

   

3.

Number of SSA cases by type of allowance (October 2022)

 

 Type of allowance

 Number of cases

 Old Age Allowance

319 011

   
 Old Age Living Allowance

667 106

   
 Guangdong Scheme

20 098

 Fujian Scheme

2 001

  
 Higher Disability Allowance

18 579

 Normal Disability Allowance

147 708

 Sub-total for Disability Allowance 

166 287

  

 Total 

1 174 503