Conservation payments in Florida totaled $225 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 62 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%23%129$50,709,743$393,099
Top 2%32%258$71,371,398$276,633
Top 3%38%387$85,986,034$222,186
Top 4%43%516$97,471,405$188,898
Top 5%48%645$107,041,104$165,955
Top 6%51%774$115,155,729$148,780
Top 7%54%903$122,197,428$135,324
Top 8%57%1,032$128,472,239$124,489
Top 9%60%1,161$134,155,310$115,552
Top 10%62%1,290$139,324,296$108,003
Top 11%64%1,419$144,041,357$101,509
Top 12%66%1,548$148,351,487$95,834
Top 13%68%1,677$152,330,648$90,835
Top 14%69%1,806$156,043,049$86,403
Top 15%71%1,935$159,500,500$82,429
Top 16%72%2,064$162,725,352$78,840
Top 17%74%2,193$165,737,618$75,576
Top 18%75%2,322$168,538,576$72,583
Top 19%76%2,451$171,161,299$69,833
Top 20%77%2,580$173,605,448$67,289
Remaining 80% of recips.23%10,322$51,045,640$4,945

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

 

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