Total Tobacco Transition Payments in the United States totaled $1.4 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Total Tobacco Transition Payments payment recipients were paid 77 percent of Total Tobacco Transition Payments recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%26%765$359,141,575$469,466
Top 2%39%1,530$536,177,597$350,443
Top 3%49%2,295$662,062,098$288,480
Top 4%56%3,060$757,605,211$247,583
Top 5%61%3,825$833,718,582$217,966
Top 6%66%4,590$894,563,940$194,894
Top 7%69%5,355$944,122,785$176,307
Top 8%72%6,120$985,258,753$160,990
Top 9%75%6,885$1,019,735,442$148,110
Top 10%77%7,650$1,049,305,259$137,164
Top 11%79%8,415$1,074,819,710$127,727
Top 12%80%9,180$1,097,027,658$119,502
Top 13%82%9,945$1,116,667,183$112,284
Top 14%83%10,710$1,134,135,399$105,895
Top 15%84%11,475$1,149,787,818$100,199
Top 16%85%12,240$1,163,964,568$95,095
Top 17%86%13,005$1,176,823,012$90,490
Top 18%87%13,770$1,188,486,955$86,310
Top 19%88%14,535$1,199,129,938$82,499
Top 20%89%15,300$1,208,924,237$79,015
Remaining 80% of recips.11%61,201$156,057,349$2,550

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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