Crop Insurance


Background Information

Total Costs


Administrative and Operating Expense Reimbursements

Premium Subsidy

Farmer Premiums

Indemnities by County in Tennessee

Macon County, Tennessee$124,539,1968,761
Gibson County, Tennessee$60,457,50429,848
Weakley County, Tennessee$49,298,30918,659
Henry County, Tennessee$43,288,26711,662
Robertson County, Tennessee$42,310,01721,710
Obion County, Tennessee$33,172,61420,212
Lauderdale County, Tennessee$32,399,72025,582
Haywood County, Tennessee$32,353,55923,812
Franklin County, Tennessee$28,329,1397,275
Montgomery County, Tennessee$26,049,15411,614
Smith County, Tennessee$25,375,1903,698
Warren County, Tennessee$24,851,6285,466
Dyer County, Tennessee$22,803,73433,683
Sumner County, Tennessee$22,126,3296,170
Greene County, Tennessee$21,385,89012,779
Crockett County, Tennessee$19,295,73917,677
Carroll County, Tennessee$17,136,77112,023
Fayette County, Tennessee$16,676,12615,667
Hawkins County, Tennessee$16,218,5096,145
Tipton County, Tennessee$16,001,33313,569
Lake County, Tennessee$15,488,5718,973
Washington County, Tennessee$15,449,3367,438
Coffee County, Tennessee$14,926,7635,757
Lawrence County, Tennessee$12,743,8014,483
DeKalb County, Tennessee$12,742,3452,258
Shelby County, Tennessee$12,387,9268,436
Hardin County, Tennessee$12,298,2195,023
Madison County, Tennessee$12,208,93914,448
Lincoln County, Tennessee$10,784,3656,926
Trousdale County, Tennessee$10,315,5912,766
Stewart County, Tennessee$9,836,9773,017
Bledsoe County, Tennessee$9,056,067842
Giles County, Tennessee$8,976,2214,164
Hardeman County, Tennessee$8,647,7047,007
Maury County, Tennessee$8,222,4843,038
Bedford County, Tennessee$7,618,4522,629
Rutherford County, Tennessee$7,528,5812,665
McMinn County, Tennessee$7,450,5501,862
McNairy County, Tennessee$7,117,2494,006
Cocke County, Tennessee$6,963,6902,951
Cannon County, Tennessee$6,384,0492,249
Clay County, Tennessee$5,780,9142,033
Henderson County, Tennessee$5,722,8165,216
Claiborne County, Tennessee$5,428,0526,535
Jefferson County, Tennessee$4,977,7272,007
Rhea County, Tennessee$4,757,326703
Bradley County, Tennessee$4,752,281662
Monroe County, Tennessee$4,723,1572,066
Jackson County, Tennessee$4,560,7322,066
Benton County, Tennessee$4,499,4312,111
Grainger County, Tennessee$4,461,1212,472
Johnson County, Tennessee$4,425,7374,568
Hamblen County, Tennessee$4,193,2301,767
Loudon County, Tennessee$3,923,6911,557
Hickman County, Tennessee$3,719,920987
Marshall County, Tennessee$3,336,7691,484
Decatur County, Tennessee$3,211,0751,101
Chester County, Tennessee$3,065,4373,782
Polk County, Tennessee$3,014,775750
Sullivan County, Tennessee$2,619,6112,702
Williamson County, Tennessee$2,525,5201,340
White County, Tennessee$2,476,7682,202
Grundy County, Tennessee$2,463,6241,511
Hancock County, Tennessee$2,363,2733,190
Humphreys County, Tennessee$2,125,5801,021
Wilson County, Tennessee$2,064,2261,568
Blount County, Tennessee$2,052,7381,003
Pickett County, Tennessee$2,021,8421,343
Wayne County, Tennessee$1,714,675945
Marion County, Tennessee$1,667,567599
Putnam County, Tennessee$1,565,5291,946
Dickson County, Tennessee$1,513,4982,102
Unknown county in Tennessee$1,458,374419
Meigs County, Tennessee$1,326,939794
Perry County, Tennessee$1,300,163918
Cheatham County, Tennessee$1,227,0282,244
Carter County, Tennessee$1,044,5991,738
Cumberland County, Tennessee$865,783506
Davidson County, Tennessee$615,338319
Knox County, Tennessee$603,853533
Sevier County, Tennessee$580,903783
Van Buren County, Tennessee$574,502365
Sequatchie County, Tennessee$550,835171
Overton County, Tennessee$544,6181,316
Morgan County, Tennessee$491,811331
Hamilton County, Tennessee$296,999188
Fentress County, Tennessee$290,724892
Houston County, Tennessee$285,427400
Campbell County, Tennessee$260,343858
Union County, Tennessee$200,988962
Unicoi County, Tennessee$197,977530
Lewis County, Tennessee$74,955251
Anderson County, Tennessee$34,647140
Scott County, Tennessee$32,19263
Roane County, Tennessee$28,162223
Moore County, Tennessee$8,772187

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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