Oilseed Program payments in Louisiana totaled $14.3 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Oilseed Program payment recipients were paid 66 percent of Oilseed Program recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%19%87$2,718,873$31,251
Top 2%29%175$4,089,110$23,366
Top 3%36%263$5,141,166$19,548
Top 4%42%351$6,006,250$17,112
Top 5%47%438$6,748,465$15,407
Top 6%52%526$7,407,514$14,083
Top 7%56%614$7,993,183$13,018
Top 8%60%702$8,516,634$12,132
Top 9%63%789$8,977,683$11,379
Top 10%66%877$9,399,400$10,718
Top 11%69%965$9,777,768$10,132
Top 12%71%1,053$10,120,816$9,611
Top 13%73%1,140$10,435,109$9,154
Top 14%75%1,228$10,728,402$8,736
Top 15%77%1,316$10,999,055$8,358
Top 16%79%1,404$11,248,225$8,012
Top 17%80%1,491$11,477,115$7,698
Top 18%82%1,579$11,692,057$7,405
Top 19%83%1,667$11,891,544$7,134
Top 20%85%1,755$12,078,717$6,882
Remaining 80% of recips.15%7,020$2,193,006$312

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

 

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