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

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of tobacco subsidy recipients were paid 68 percent of tobacco subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%27%19$860,864$45,309
Top 2%36%38$1,154,121$30,372
Top 3%43%57$1,371,762$24,066
Top 4%49%76$1,551,678$20,417
Top 5%53%95$1,687,630$17,765
Top 6%57%115$1,808,608$15,727
Top 7%60%134$1,910,298$14,256
Top 8%63%153$2,005,223$13,106
Top 9%65%172$2,091,203$12,158
Top 10%68%191$2,167,272$11,347
Top 11%70%211$2,239,700$10,615
Top 12%72%230$2,300,220$10,001
Top 13%74%249$2,355,479$9,460
Top 14%75%268$2,406,952$8,981
Top 15%77%287$2,454,919$8,554
Top 16%78%307$2,500,971$8,146
Top 17%79%326$2,541,411$7,796
Top 18%81%345$2,577,903$7,472
Top 19%82%364$2,610,917$7,173
Top 20%83%383$2,640,994$6,896
Remaining 80% of recips.17%1,536$556,798$363

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

 

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