Crop Insurance

Lincoln County, Idaho

Background Information

Total Costs

Indemnities

Administrative and Operating Expense Reimbursements

Premium Subsidy

Farmer Premiums

Farmer Premiums by County in Lincoln County, Idaho

Farmer Premiums
CountyFarmer Premiums
1995-2017
Policies
Bingham County, Idaho$73,208,21412,503
Power County, Idaho$38,126,7038,605
Fremont County, Idaho$30,280,0939,435
Nez Perce County, Idaho$27,481,91423,260
Bonneville County, Idaho$26,647,0147,261
Cassia County, Idaho$23,868,89111,864
Lewis County, Idaho$23,826,67720,382
Latah County, Idaho$22,812,35723,075
Jefferson County, Idaho$22,086,1046,641
Idaho County, Idaho$19,898,39824,528
Caribou County, Idaho$17,069,3924,706
Minidoka County, Idaho$16,075,25812,672
Twin Falls County, Idaho$16,043,29726,085
Canyon County, Idaho$13,028,25510,424
Teton County, Idaho$9,507,1972,086
Madison County, Idaho$9,403,3996,829
Jerome County, Idaho$8,038,9247,920
Elmore County, Idaho$7,850,9793,084
Benewah County, Idaho$6,257,5684,163
Oneida County, Idaho$6,188,6526,449
Bannock County, Idaho$5,114,9762,875
Lincoln County, Idaho$4,400,7464,815
Owyhee County, Idaho$4,380,7204,110
Payette County, Idaho$4,024,5933,120
Butte County, Idaho$3,939,4682,186
Gooding County, Idaho$3,051,4774,048
Clearwater County, Idaho$2,951,7852,929
Blaine County, Idaho$2,919,5731,485
Clark County, Idaho$2,329,956494
Kootenai County, Idaho$2,103,0542,699
Franklin County, Idaho$2,003,4452,877
Ada County, Idaho$1,573,8342,309
Boundary County, Idaho$1,156,751795
Gem County, Idaho$992,7751,096
Bear Lake County, Idaho$887,0861,728
Washington County, Idaho$819,3081,901
Custer County, Idaho$404,024379
Camas County, Idaho$325,5441,249
Unknown county in Idaho$96,723172
Bonner County, Idaho$13,11316
Valley County, Idaho$10,14446
Lemhi County, Idaho$030
Adams County, Idaho$028
1995-2017$4,400,7464,815

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 1995-2017 is $14.6 billion.

 

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