Tobacco Subsidies in Laurel County, Kentucky totaled $4.4 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of tobacco subsidy recipients were paid 72 percent of tobacco subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%28%23$1,235,410$53,713
Top 1%28%23$1,235,410$53,713
Top 2%40%47$1,737,776$36,974
Top 2%40%47$1,737,776$36,974
Top 3%47%70$2,049,567$29,280
Top 3%47%70$2,049,567$29,280
Top 4%53%94$2,306,982$24,542
Top 4%53%94$2,306,982$24,542
Top 5%57%117$2,499,976$21,367
Top 5%57%117$2,499,976$21,367
Top 6%61%141$2,667,461$18,918
Top 6%61%141$2,667,461$18,918
Top 7%64%164$2,809,869$17,133
Top 7%64%164$2,809,869$17,133
Top 8%67%188$2,937,167$15,623
Top 8%67%188$2,937,167$15,623
Top 9%70%211$3,040,953$14,412
Top 9%70%211$3,040,953$14,412
Top 10%72%235$3,133,223$13,333
Top 10%72%235$3,133,223$13,333
Top 11%74%258$3,213,368$12,455
Top 11%74%258$3,213,368$12,455
Top 12%75%282$3,288,486$11,661
Top 12%75%282$3,288,486$11,661
Top 13%77%305$3,354,933$11,000
Top 13%77%305$3,354,933$11,000
Top 14%78%329$3,418,785$10,391
Top 14%78%329$3,418,785$10,391
Top 15%80%352$3,472,700$9,866
Top 15%80%352$3,472,700$9,866
Top 16%81%376$3,524,516$9,374
Top 16%81%376$3,524,516$9,374
Top 17%82%399$3,570,192$8,948
Top 17%82%399$3,570,192$8,948
Top 18%83%423$3,615,156$8,546
Top 18%83%423$3,615,156$8,546
Top 19%84%446$3,654,859$8,195
Top 19%84%446$3,654,859$8,195
Top 20%85%470$3,694,097$7,860
Top 20%85%470$3,694,097$7,860
Remaining 80% of recips.15%1,880$665,086$354
Remaining 80% of recips.15%1,880$665,086$354

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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