Conservation payments in Alabama totaled $632 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 61 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%20%349$127,492,210$365,307
Top 2%30%698$187,800,683$269,055
Top 3%37%1,047$231,341,444$220,956
Top 4%42%1,396$265,269,125$190,021
Top 5%46%1,745$292,941,878$167,875
Top 6%50%2,094$316,711,765$151,247
Top 7%53%2,443$337,569,952$138,178
Top 8%56%2,792$356,123,189$127,551
Top 9%59%3,141$372,712,312$118,660
Top 10%61%3,490$387,636,978$111,071
Top 11%64%3,839$401,219,077$104,511
Top 12%65%4,188$413,668,845$98,775
Top 13%67%4,537$425,158,034$93,709
Top 14%69%4,886$435,738,148$89,181
Top 15%71%5,235$445,535,812$85,107
Top 16%72%5,584$454,630,015$81,417
Top 17%73%5,934$463,192,246$78,057
Top 18%75%6,283$471,196,716$74,996
Top 19%76%6,632$478,723,551$72,184
Top 20%77%6,981$485,796,809$69,588
Remaining 80% of recips.23%27,925$146,092,987$5,232

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

 

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