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Feature Articles on Statistics
Title
: Cover of the Publication
Latest Issue
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September 2018
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Ad hoc
Language
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Bilingual (Chinese and English)
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Abstract
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The total number of Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) cases has decreased gradually at an average rate of 2.1% per annum in the past decade. The number of cases fell from nearly 290 000 as at the end of 2007 to about 230 000 as at the end of 2017. Larger extents of decrease were noted in low-earnings cases (-12.8%) and unemployment cases (-9.0%). There were 336 681 CSSA recipients as at the end of 2017, representing a drop of 32.2% when compared with that as at the end of 2007. This article describes the major changes in the number of CSSA cases and recipients during the period from 2007 to 2017.
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