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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 30.11.2021)

Number of applications
(1.4.2021-30.11.2021)

Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) Scheme

217 683

24 257

Portable CSSA Scheme

868

21

Social Security Allowance (SSA) Scheme Old Age Allowance

306 384

24 523

Higher Old Age Living Allowance

578 226

30 798


Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
49 936 5 758
Guangdong Scheme

19 469

1 018


Fujian Scheme
 
1 968 69
Disability Allowance

163 805

21 386

Criminal and Law Enforcement Injuries Compensation Scheme

481

114

Traffic Accident Victims Assistance Scheme

7 347

7 213

   

2.

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

 

 Nature of case

 Number of cases

 Old Age

124 502

 Permanent Disability

17 525

 Ill Health

26 848

 Single Parent

23 956

 Low Earnings

2 241

 Unemployment

18 670

 Others

3 941

 Total

217 683

   

3.

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

 

 Type of allowance

 Number of cases

 Old Age Allowance

306 384

   
 Higher Old Age Living Allowance

578 226

 
 Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
49 936
 
Sub-total for Old Age Living Allowance
 
628 162
   
 Guangdong Scheme

19 469

 
 Fujian Scheme
 
1 968
  
 Higher Disability Allowance

18 803

 Normal Disability Allowance

145 002

 Sub-total for Disability Allowance

163 805

  

 Total

1 119 788