Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) payments in the United States totaled $86.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) payment recipients were paid 53 percent of Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%19%146$16,523,715$113,176
Top 2%27%293$23,184,589$79,128
Top 3%32%440$27,905,819$63,422
Top 4%36%586$31,670,563$54,045
Top 5%40%733$34,903,400$47,617
Top 6%43%880$37,716,308$42,859
Top 7%46%1,026$40,184,537$39,166
Top 8%49%1,173$42,436,622$36,178
Top 9%51%1,320$44,491,506$33,706
Top 10%53%1,467$46,373,492$31,611
Top 11%55%1,613$48,105,171$29,823
Top 12%57%1,760$49,730,870$28,256
Top 13%59%1,907$51,246,586$26,873
Top 14%61%2,053$52,692,441$25,666
Top 15%62%2,200$54,079,456$24,582
Top 16%64%2,347$55,399,132$23,604
Top 17%65%2,494$56,656,798$22,717
Top 18%67%2,640$57,845,419$21,911
Top 19%68%2,787$58,983,869$21,164
Top 20%69%2,934$60,074,100$20,475
Remaining 80% of recips.31%11,737$26,794,668$2,283

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

 

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