Background Information

Total Costs

Indemnities

Administrative and Operating Expense Reimbursements

Premium Subsidy

Farmer Premiums

Premium Subsidies by County in Butler County, Alabama

Premium Subsidies
CountyPremium Subsidies
1995-2018
Policies
Houston County, Alabama$53,591,65534,205
Geneva County, Alabama$48,254,05731,520
Madison County, Alabama$44,427,46621,714
Limestone County, Alabama$43,365,44031,059
Henry County, Alabama$37,558,27217,744
Coffee County, Alabama$37,400,03724,381
Lawrence County, Alabama$36,360,20611,050
Lauderdale County, Alabama$28,587,92212,631
Baldwin County, Alabama$28,335,8589,796
Escambia County, Alabama$26,201,10411,247
Covington County, Alabama$24,759,88215,888
Colbert County, Alabama$21,022,58410,073
Dale County, Alabama$19,733,88512,734
Jackson County, Alabama$17,815,7145,607
Mobile County, Alabama$17,308,6432,331
Cherokee County, Alabama$16,977,22311,350
Monroe County, Alabama$16,395,8676,801
Dallas County, Alabama$14,732,8474,751
DeKalb County, Alabama$12,110,3173,525
Barbour County, Alabama$12,106,0067,978
Pike County, Alabama$11,567,4238,794
Talladega County, Alabama$8,847,8562,181
Perry County, Alabama$7,385,1483,058
Elmore County, Alabama$7,246,2952,165
Chilton County, Alabama$6,395,8391,597
Autauga County, Alabama$6,261,3082,166
Conecuh County, Alabama$5,737,5203,776
Russell County, Alabama$5,396,0582,138
Morgan County, Alabama$4,983,3873,283
Marengo County, Alabama$4,878,4311,515
Crenshaw County, Alabama$4,403,6815,537
Marshall County, Alabama$4,106,6062,940
Calhoun County, Alabama$3,686,2072,055
Pickens County, Alabama$3,548,0721,158
Etowah County, Alabama$3,473,3171,861
Montgomery County, Alabama$3,443,9401,344
Macon County, Alabama$3,390,6821,986
Tuscaloosa County, Alabama$3,047,1491,131
Franklin County, Alabama$3,037,8352,265
Bullock County, Alabama$3,030,6912,251
Lowndes County, Alabama$3,020,6161,012
Shelby County, Alabama$2,859,4251,421
Unknown county in Alabama$2,715,975591
Butler County, Alabama$2,595,9941,395
Cullman County, Alabama$2,578,6671,769
Hale County, Alabama$2,560,7611,779
Wilcox County, Alabama$2,491,077601
Blount County, Alabama$2,059,3411,361
Lamar County, Alabama$1,955,919634
Fayette County, Alabama$1,908,8591,114
Marion County, Alabama$1,868,0611,229
Washington County, Alabama$1,746,859762
Lee County, Alabama$1,438,4011,281
Chambers County, Alabama$1,165,904207
Greene County, Alabama$1,127,895919
Sumter County, Alabama$694,134722
Tallapoosa County, Alabama$328,244166
Saint Clair County, Alabama$316,582253
Clarke County, Alabama$304,518274
Randolph County, Alabama$227,966243
Bibb County, Alabama$200,305236
Choctaw County, Alabama$188,82268
Cleburne County, Alabama$182,053166
Walker County, Alabama$172,18542
Winston County, Alabama$85,69492
Clay County, Alabama$41,31530
1995-2018$2,595,9941,395

METHODOLOGY: EWG obtained county level crop insurance information from USDA Risk Management Agency which shows premium subsidies, indemnities and farmer premiums at the county/crop level by crop year. Administrative and Operating Expense Reimbursements to crop insurance companies (A+O), Other program fund costs, Other administrative and operating fund costs expenses, and Government earned interest were allocated to the crop/county level by using the national expenditures/revenue of the Crop Insurance program (available here for 2008-2017 and from RMA previous to 2008) in each category and attributing them the crop/county level by total premiums. EWG was unable to attribute underwriting gains to the county/crop level. Underwriting gains (or losses) are paid to insurance companies when the insurance companies collect more in total subsidies than are paid out in indemnities. Since underwriting gains are paid by company on the basis of all of their policies, EWG was unable to allocate underwriting gains by crop or by region. The total underwriting gains for 1995-2018 is $14.6 billion.

 

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