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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 31.12.2019)

Number of applications
(1.4.2019 - 31.12.2019)

Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) Scheme

 220 175

28 385

Portable CSSA Scheme

 1 143

66

Social Security Allowance (SSA) Scheme Old Age Allowance

266 226

26 551

Higher Old Age Living Allowance

514 040

31 266


Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
             48 974                     6 448
Guangdong Scheme

 17 701

2 256


Fujian Scheme
 
              1 720                       123
Disability Allowance

151 856

 23 327

Criminal and Law Enforcement Injuries Compensation Scheme

451

166

Traffic Accident Victims Assistance Scheme

6 982

6 947

   

2.

Number of CSSA cases by nature of case (December 2019)

 

 Nature of case

 Number of cases

 Old Age

 136 050

 Permanent Disability

 16 923

 Ill Health

 23 917

 Single Parent

 23 678

 Low Earnings

 3 002

 Unemployment

 12 570

 Others

 4 035

 Total

 220 175

   

3.

Number of SSA cases by type of allowance (December 2019)

 

 Type of allowance

 Number of cases

 Old Age Allowance

 266 226

   
 Higher Old Age Living Allowance

 514 040

 
 Normal Old Age Living Allowance
 
           48 974
 
Sub-total for Old Age Living Allowance
 
          563 014
   
 Guangdong Scheme

 17 701

 
 Fujian Scheme
 
            1 720
  
 Higher Disability Allowance

 17 603

 Normal Disability Allowance

 134 253

 Sub-total for Disability Allowance

 151 856

  

 Total

1 000 517