Emergency Conservation payments in Iowa totaled $39.0 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Emergency Conservation payment recipients were paid 50 percent of Emergency Conservation recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%19%90$7,331,990$81,467
Top 2%26%181$10,054,067$55,547
Top 3%31%272$11,941,970$43,904
Top 4%34%362$13,435,080$37,113
Top 5%38%453$14,723,269$32,502
Top 6%41%544$15,855,193$29,146
Top 7%43%634$16,858,627$26,591
Top 8%46%725$17,775,982$24,519
Top 9%48%816$18,618,587$22,817
Top 10%50%906$19,393,181$21,405
Top 11%52%997$20,122,947$20,184
Top 12%53%1,088$20,804,106$19,121
Top 13%55%1,178$21,439,535$18,200
Top 14%57%1,269$22,045,562$17,372
Top 15%58%1,360$22,616,256$16,630
Top 16%59%1,450$23,154,942$15,969
Top 17%61%1,541$23,675,159$15,364
Top 18%62%1,632$24,171,717$14,811
Top 19%63%1,722$24,641,592$14,310
Top 20%64%1,813$25,098,171$13,843
Remaining 80% of recips.36%7,254$13,856,837$1,910

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

 

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