Tobacco Subsidies in Ballard County, Kentucky totaled $3.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of tobacco subsidy recipients were paid 81 percent of tobacco subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%26%9$824,866$91,652
Top 2%42%19$1,331,961$70,103
Top 3%53%28$1,656,948$59,177
Top 4%61%38$1,932,169$50,847
Top 5%67%48$2,126,987$44,312
Top 6%72%57$2,263,514$39,711
Top 7%75%67$2,369,472$35,365
Top 8%78%76$2,446,170$32,186
Top 9%80%86$2,513,091$29,222
Top 10%81%96$2,567,033$26,740
Top 11%83%105$2,605,743$24,817
Top 12%84%115$2,643,392$22,986
Top 13%85%125$2,677,581$21,421
Top 14%86%134$2,705,045$20,187
Top 15%87%144$2,732,828$18,978
Top 16%87%153$2,754,026$18,000
Top 17%88%163$2,775,337$17,027
Top 18%89%173$2,795,486$16,159
Top 19%89%182$2,812,791$15,455
Top 20%90%192$2,831,036$14,745
Remaining 80% of recips.10%770$321,385$417

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

 

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