Conservation Reserve Program payments in Illinois totaled $2.6 billion from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, the top 10 percent of CRP recipients were paid 57 percent of CRP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%982$410,716,333$418,245
Top 2%25%1,964$634,778,955$323,207
Top 3%31%2,946$803,552,151$272,760
Top 4%36%3,929$939,738,257$239,180
Top 5%41%4,911$1,054,740,103$214,771
Top 6%45%5,893$1,155,128,949$196,017
Top 7%48%6,875$1,244,105,634$180,961
Top 8%51%7,858$1,324,229,255$168,520
Top 9%54%8,840$1,397,152,672$158,049
Top 10%57%9,822$1,463,860,410$149,039
Top 11%59%10,804$1,525,084,714$141,159
Top 12%61%11,787$1,581,686,537$134,189
Top 13%63%12,769$1,633,956,529$127,963
Top 14%65%13,751$1,682,730,511$122,372
Top 15%67%14,734$1,728,325,016$117,302
Top 16%69%15,716$1,770,940,990$112,684
Top 17%70%16,698$1,810,898,023$108,450
Top 18%72%17,680$1,848,419,554$104,549
Top 19%73%18,663$1,883,819,106$100,939
Top 20%74%19,645$1,917,171,899$97,591
Remaining 80% of recips.26%78,582$659,297,132$8,390
 

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