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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 30.4.2021)

Number of applications
(1.4.2021-30.4.2021)

Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) Scheme

223 154

3 294

Portable CSSA Scheme

946

1

Social Security Allowance (SSA) Scheme Old Age Allowance

292 491

2 509

Higher Old Age Living Allowance

557 868

3 410


Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
49 468 718
Guangdong Scheme

19 212

80


Fujian Scheme
 
1 942 8
Disability Allowance

159 222

2 514

Criminal and Law Enforcement Injuries Compensation Scheme

536

17

Traffic Accident Victims Assistance Scheme

7 696

935

   

2.

Number of CSSA cases by nature of case (April 2021)

 

 Nature of case

 Number of cases

 Old Age

128 163

 Permanent Disability

17 523

 Ill Health

26 360

 Single Parent

24 851

 Low Earnings

2 398

 Unemployment

19 801

 Others

4 058

 Total

223 154

   

3.

Number of SSA cases by type of allowance (April 2021)

 

 Type of allowance

 Number of cases

 Old Age Allowance

292 491

   
 Higher Old Age Living Allowance

557 868

 
 Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
49 468
 
Sub-total for Old Age Living Allowance
 
607 336
   
 Guangdong Scheme

19 212

 
 Fujian Scheme
 
1 942
  
 Higher Disability Allowance

18 323

 Normal Disability Allowance

140 899

 Sub-total for Disability Allowance

159 222

  

 Total

1 080 203