Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payments in Louisiana totaled $21.6 million in 2020‡

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payment recipients were paid 58 percent of Coronavirus Food Assistance Program recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%28$3,995,649$142,702
Top 2%28%57$5,971,368$104,761
Top 3%34%86$7,354,659$85,519
Top 4%39%115$8,506,686$73,971
Top 5%43%143$9,398,184$65,722
Top 6%47%172$10,171,429$59,136
Top 7%50%201$10,847,308$53,967
Top 8%53%230$11,446,676$49,768
Top 9%55%259$11,981,802$46,262
Top 10%58%287$12,449,479$43,378
Top 11%60%316$12,903,456$40,834
Top 12%62%345$13,320,334$38,610
Top 13%63%374$13,703,336$36,640
Top 14%65%403$14,045,366$34,852
Top 15%66%431$14,350,450$33,296
Top 16%68%460$14,643,395$31,833
Top 17%69%489$14,915,455$30,502
Top 18%70%518$15,174,126$29,294
Top 19%71%547$15,420,570$28,191
Top 20%72%575$15,644,186$27,207
Remaining 80% of recips.28%2,304$5,973,523$2,593

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

 

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