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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 31.12.2018)

Number of applications
(1.4.2018 - 31.12.2018)

Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) Scheme

 226 437

27 719

Portable CSSA Scheme

 1 239

 67

Social Security Allowance (SSA) Scheme Old Age Allowance

249 529

24 328

Higher Old Age Living Allowance

475 193

25 196


Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
            57 307                    16 916
Guangdong Scheme

 16 954

 1 511


Fujian Scheme
 
              1 458                      1 307
Disability Allowance

145 965

 23 090

Criminal and Law Enforcement Injuries Compensation Scheme

432

165

Traffic Accident Victims Assistance Scheme

6 237

6 294

   

2.

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

 

 Nature of case

 Number of cases

 Old Age

 142 364

 Permanent Disability

 16 739

 Ill Health

 23 103

 Single Parent

 24 697

 Low Earnings

 3 589

 Unemployment

 11 818

 Others

 4 127

 Total

 226 437

   

3.

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

 

 Type of allowance

 Number of cases

 Old Age Allowance

 249 529

   
 Higher Old Age Living Allowance

 475 193

 
 Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
           57 307
 
Sub-total for Old Age Living Allowance
 
          532 500
   
 Guangdong Scheme

 16 954

 
 Fujian Scheme
 
            1 458
  
 Higher Disability Allowance

 17 563

 Normal Disability Allowance

 128 402

 Sub-total for Disability Allowance

 145 965

  

 Total

946 406

 

 

   
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