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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 31.10.2018)

Number of applications
(1.4.2018 - 31.10.2018)

Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) Scheme

 228 550

22 136

Portable CSSA Scheme

 1 264

 53

Social Security Allowance (SSA) Scheme Old Age Allowance

251 709

18 605

Higher Old Age Living Allowance

452 359

17 586


Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
            66 334                    14 757
Guangdong Scheme

 17 300

 1 449


Fujian Scheme
 
              1 334                      1 185
Disability Allowance

146 791

 18 143

Criminal and Law Enforcement Injuries Compensation Scheme

428

135

Traffic Accident Victims Assistance Scheme

6 625

4 855

   

2.

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

 

 Nature of case

 Number of cases

 Old Age

 143 232

 Permanent Disability

 16 859

 Ill Health

 23 257

 Single Parent

 25 054

 Low Earnings

 3 752

 Unemployment

 12 202

 Others

 4 194

 Total

 228 550

   

3.

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

 

 Type of allowance

 Number of cases

 Old Age Allowance

 251 709

   
 Higher Old Age Living Allowance

 452 359

 
 Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
           66 334
 
Sub-total for Old Age Living Allowance
 
          518 693
   
 Guangdong Scheme

 17 300

 
 Fujian Scheme
 
            1 334
  
 Higher Disability Allowance

 18 223

 Normal Disability Allowance

 128 568

 Sub-total for Disability Allowance

 146 791

  

 Total

 935 827

 

 

   
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