Misc. Disaster Payments in Illinois totaled $231 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Misc. Disaster Payments payment recipients were paid 65 percent of Misc. Disaster Payments recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%22%434$51,226,385$118,033
Top 2%32%868$74,207,325$85,492
Top 3%39%1,303$90,844,111$69,719
Top 4%45%1,737$103,969,270$59,856
Top 5%50%2,171$114,692,146$52,829
Top 6%54%2,606$123,820,657$47,514
Top 7%57%3,040$131,835,538$43,367
Top 8%60%3,474$138,920,288$39,989
Top 9%63%3,909$145,238,701$37,155
Top 10%65%4,343$150,911,794$34,748
Top 11%68%4,777$156,048,301$32,667
Top 12%70%5,212$160,748,571$30,842
Top 13%72%5,646$165,036,585$29,231
Top 14%73%6,081$168,982,368$27,789
Top 15%75%6,515$172,623,626$26,496
Top 16%76%6,949$175,997,833$25,327
Top 17%78%7,384$179,135,674$24,260
Top 18%79%7,818$182,039,840$23,285
Top 19%80%8,252$184,748,117$22,388
Top 20%81%8,687$187,294,138$21,560
Remaining 80% of recips.19%34,749$43,441,846$1,250

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

 

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