Conservation payments in Connecticut totaled $5.2 million from 1995-2023.

From 1995 to 2023, 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 1995-2023 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%3$849,289$283,096
Top 2%28%7$1,420,432$202,919
Top 3%35%11$1,820,927$165,539
Top 4%41%15$2,099,719$139,981
Top 5%45%19$2,337,241$123,013
Top 6%49%23$2,552,838$110,993
Top 7%53%27$2,744,143$101,635
Top 8%57%31$2,919,158$94,166
Top 9%60%35$3,078,419$87,955
Top 10%63%39$3,227,816$82,765
Top 11%65%43$3,364,941$78,254
Top 12%67%47$3,468,173$73,791
Top 13%69%51$3,562,379$69,851
Top 14%71%55$3,648,548$66,337
Top 15%72%58$3,709,635$63,959
Top 16%73%62$3,786,252$61,069
Top 17%75%66$3,860,123$58,487
Top 18%76%70$3,930,044$56,143
Top 19%77%74$3,995,283$53,990
Top 20%78%78$4,054,087$51,975
Remaining 80% of recips.22%315$1,110,713$3,526
 

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