Deficiency Payments in Kentucky totaled $25.6 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Deficiency Payments payment recipients were paid 58 percent of Deficiency Payments recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%176$4,144,650$23,549
Top 2%25%352$6,492,908$18,446
Top 3%32%528$8,233,273$15,593
Top 4%38%704$9,658,740$13,720
Top 5%42%881$10,858,025$12,325
Top 6%46%1,057$11,875,887$11,235
Top 7%50%1,233$12,758,354$10,347
Top 8%53%1,409$13,548,825$9,616
Top 9%56%1,585$14,262,491$8,998
Top 10%58%1,762$14,905,946$8,460
Top 11%61%1,938$15,489,549$7,993
Top 12%63%2,114$16,025,467$7,581
Top 13%65%2,290$16,518,404$7,213
Top 14%66%2,466$16,973,964$6,883
Top 15%68%2,643$17,400,730$6,584
Top 16%70%2,819$17,799,044$6,314
Top 17%71%2,995$18,174,222$6,068
Top 18%73%3,171$18,527,501$5,843
Top 19%74%3,347$18,862,213$5,636
Top 20%75%3,524$19,181,344$5,443
Remaining 80% of recips.25%14,096$6,371,618$452

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

 

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