Env. Quality Incentive Program payments in the United States totaled $4.2 billion from 1995-2016.

From 1995 to 2016, the top 10 percent of EQIP recipients were paid 52 percent of EQIP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2016 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%2,799$650,337,387$232,346
Top 2%23%5,598$973,847,352$173,963
Top 3%29%8,397$1,220,910,036$145,398
Top 4%34%11,197$1,422,783,125$127,068
Top 5%38%13,996$1,594,380,155$113,917
Top 6%41%16,795$1,744,366,613$103,862
Top 7%44%19,594$1,879,972,308$95,946
Top 8%47%22,394$2,002,841,985$89,437
Top 9%50%25,193$2,114,850,534$83,946
Top 10%52%27,992$2,217,968,999$79,236
Top 11%55%30,791$2,313,554,799$75,137
Top 12%57%33,591$2,402,502,781$71,522
Top 13%59%36,390$2,485,682,052$68,307
Top 14%61%39,189$2,563,783,056$65,421
Top 15%62%41,989$2,637,364,905$62,811
Top 16%64%44,788$2,706,931,210$60,439
Top 17%65%47,587$2,772,764,660$58,267
Top 18%67%50,386$2,835,204,622$56,270
Top 19%68%53,186$2,894,477,317$54,422
Top 20%70%55,985$2,950,741,453$52,706
Remaining 80% of recips.30%223,942$1,285,499,890$5,740
 

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