Conservation payments in Arkansas totaled $548 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 63 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%21%273$114,552,188$419,605
Top 1%21%273$114,552,188$419,605
Top 2%30%546$164,986,122$302,172
Top 2%30%546$164,986,122$302,172
Top 3%37%820$203,294,013$247,920
Top 3%37%820$203,294,013$247,920
Top 4%43%1,093$234,270,484$214,337
Top 4%43%1,093$234,270,484$214,337
Top 5%47%1,367$260,171,680$190,323
Top 5%47%1,367$260,171,680$190,323
Top 6%51%1,640$282,180,569$172,061
Top 6%51%1,640$282,180,569$172,061
Top 7%55%1,914$301,292,905$157,415
Top 7%55%1,914$301,292,905$157,415
Top 8%58%2,187$318,034,406$145,420
Top 8%58%2,187$318,034,406$145,420
Top 9%61%2,461$332,896,427$135,269
Top 9%61%2,461$332,896,427$135,269
Top 10%63%2,734$346,163,024$126,614
Top 10%63%2,734$346,163,024$126,614
Top 11%65%3,008$358,069,726$119,039
Top 11%65%3,008$358,069,726$119,039
Top 12%67%3,281$368,817,203$112,410
Top 12%67%3,281$368,817,203$112,410
Top 13%69%3,555$378,655,566$106,514
Top 13%69%3,555$378,655,566$106,514
Top 14%71%3,828$387,635,071$101,263
Top 14%71%3,828$387,635,071$101,263
Top 15%72%4,102$395,937,329$96,523
Top 15%72%4,102$395,937,329$96,523
Top 16%74%4,375$403,649,476$92,263
Top 16%74%4,375$403,649,476$92,263
Top 17%75%4,649$410,898,333$88,384
Top 17%75%4,649$410,898,333$88,384
Top 18%76%4,922$417,676,362$84,859
Top 18%76%4,922$417,676,362$84,859
Top 19%77%5,196$424,052,087$81,611
Top 19%77%5,196$424,052,087$81,611
Top 20%78%5,469$430,054,868$78,635
Top 20%78%5,469$430,054,868$78,635
Remaining 80% of recips.22%21,880$118,330,314$5,408
Remaining 80% of recips.22%21,880$118,330,314$5,408

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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