Subtotal, Disaster Payments in Kentucky totaled $326 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of disaster payment recipients were paid 69 percent of disaster payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%29%636$96,014,836$150,967
Top 2%40%1,272$130,986,429$102,977
Top 3%47%1,908$153,643,647$80,526
Top 4%52%2,545$170,428,490$66,966
Top 5%56%3,181$183,752,162$57,766
Top 6%60%3,817$194,807,153$51,037
Top 7%63%4,454$204,207,709$45,848
Top 8%65%5,090$212,308,495$41,711
Top 9%67%5,726$219,381,881$38,313
Top 10%69%6,363$225,722,336$35,474
Top 11%71%6,999$231,440,934$33,068
Top 12%73%7,635$236,652,415$30,996
Top 13%74%8,272$241,431,405$29,187
Top 14%75%8,908$245,815,303$27,595
Top 15%77%9,544$249,861,448$26,180
Top 16%78%10,180$253,621,724$24,914
Top 17%79%10,817$257,130,632$23,771
Top 18%80%11,453$260,404,542$22,737
Top 19%81%12,089$263,473,292$21,794
Top 20%82%12,726$266,377,224$20,932
Remaining 80% of recips.18%50,905$59,548,187$1,170

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

 

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