Deficiency Payments in Iowa totaled $391 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Deficiency Payments payment recipients were paid 40 percent of Deficiency Payments recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%7%1,001$27,860,175$27,832
Top 2%12%2,003$48,727,176$24,327
Top 3%17%3,005$66,614,317$22,168
Top 4%21%4,006$82,536,863$20,603
Top 5%25%5,008$97,002,273$19,369
Top 6%28%6,010$110,315,823$18,355
Top 7%31%7,012$122,663,694$17,493
Top 8%34%8,013$134,194,108$16,747
Top 9%37%9,015$145,064,920$16,092
Top 10%40%10,017$155,321,477$15,506
Top 11%42%11,019$165,029,860$14,977
Top 12%45%12,020$174,240,676$14,496
Top 13%47%13,022$183,001,868$14,053
Top 14%49%14,024$191,365,654$13,646
Top 15%51%15,026$199,358,823$13,268
Top 16%53%16,027$207,004,110$12,916
Top 17%55%17,029$214,336,429$12,587
Top 18%57%18,031$221,368,675$12,277
Top 19%58%19,033$228,121,026$11,986
Top 20%60%20,034$234,603,133$11,710
Remaining 80% of recips.40%80,140$156,793,766$1,957

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

 

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