Background Information

Total Costs


Administrative and Operating Expense Reimbursements

Premium Subsidy

Farmer Premiums

Administrative and Operating Expense Reimbursements by County in Fremont County, Colorado

Administrative and Operating Expense Reimbursements
CountyAdministrative and Operating Expense Reimbursements
Kit Carson County, Colorado$57,330,73483,704
Yuma County, Colorado$52,091,30570,149
Baca County, Colorado$43,400,66656,663
Washington County, Colorado$33,853,73964,074
Weld County, Colorado$30,769,77775,616
Cheyenne County, Colorado$28,813,11944,223
Kiowa County, Colorado$27,725,21644,602
Phillips County, Colorado$23,548,45851,501
Prowers County, Colorado$23,230,72447,497
Logan County, Colorado$20,924,73459,616
Lincoln County, Colorado$19,458,07127,494
Morgan County, Colorado$17,616,07742,111
Adams County, Colorado$17,493,44426,399
Sedgwick County, Colorado$11,990,80736,489
Alamosa County, Colorado$10,542,1505,928
Saguache County, Colorado$8,503,5385,432
Bent County, Colorado$7,784,5419,569
Rio Grande County, Colorado$6,535,5296,031
Arapahoe County, Colorado$5,582,8978,037
Elbert County, Colorado$5,080,6488,363
Otero County, Colorado$4,394,22510,360
Pueblo County, Colorado$3,588,5563,792
Larimer County, Colorado$2,814,9626,739
Delta County, Colorado$2,265,8922,736
Costilla County, Colorado$2,121,474920
Las Animas County, Colorado$2,035,453821
Mesa County, Colorado$2,000,6492,240
Conejos County, Colorado$1,748,8632,215
Montrose County, Colorado$1,509,4712,305
Crowley County, Colorado$713,1401,077
Dolores County, Colorado$628,3674,832
Montezuma County, Colorado$614,0872,208
San Miguel County, Colorado$589,797549
Boulder County, Colorado$483,7011,834
Unknown county in Colorado$470,970276
Huerfano County, Colorado$343,057105
Denver County, Colorado$325,453426
Moffat County, Colorado$310,291703
El Paso County, Colorado$179,672256
La Plata County, Colorado$165,154798
Routt County, Colorado$79,106613
Jefferson County, Colorado$68,48328
Douglas County, Colorado$57,40546
Gunnison County, Colorado$21,1588
Fremont County, Colorado$13,3653
Rio Blanco County, Colorado$11,323103
Custer County, Colorado$2,9073

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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