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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 31.5.2020)

Number of applications
(1.4.2020 - 31.5.2020)

Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) Scheme

227 082

14 700

Portable CSSA Scheme

1 088

1

Social Security Allowance (SSA) Scheme Old Age Allowance

272 307

5 216

Higher Old Age Living Allowance

528 395

7 635


Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
50 288  2 020
Guangdong Scheme

18 558

228


Fujian Scheme
 
1 815 14
Disability Allowance

153 988

5 167

Criminal and Law Enforcement Injuries Compensation Scheme

496

41

Traffic Accident Victims Assistance Scheme

7 795

1 706

   

2.

Number of CSSA cases by nature of case (May 2020)

 

 Nature of case

 Number of cases

 Old Age

134 446

 Permanent Disability

17 191

 Ill Health

25 112

 Single Parent

24 758

 Low Earnings

2 926

 Unemployment

18 427

 Others

4 222

 Total

227 082

   

3.

Number of SSA cases by type of allowance (May 2020)

 

 Type of allowance

 Number of cases

 Old Age Allowance

272 307

   
 Higher Old Age Living Allowance

528 395

 
 Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
          50 288
 
Sub-total for Old Age Living Allowance
 
578 683
   
 Guangdong Scheme

18 558

 
 Fujian Scheme
 
1 815
  
 Higher Disability Allowance

17 860

 Normal Disability Allowance

136 128

 Sub-total for Disability Allowance

153 988

  

 Total

1 025 351