Conservation Reserve Program payments in Louisiana totaled $415 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of CRP recipients were paid 58 percent of CRP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%86$63,332,984$736,430
Top 2%24%172$99,145,353$576,426
Top 3%31%259$127,113,077$490,784
Top 4%36%345$149,735,434$434,016
Top 5%41%431$169,420,097$393,086
Top 6%45%518$186,878,621$360,770
Top 7%49%604$202,064,740$334,544
Top 8%52%690$215,771,536$312,712
Top 9%55%777$228,307,023$293,831
Top 10%58%863$239,563,815$277,594
Top 11%60%949$249,866,915$263,295
Top 12%63%1,036$259,329,583$250,318
Top 13%65%1,122$267,876,520$238,749
Top 14%67%1,208$275,780,616$228,295
Top 15%68%1,295$283,193,438$218,682
Top 16%70%1,381$290,037,384$210,020
Top 17%72%1,467$296,492,353$202,108
Top 18%73%1,554$302,651,727$194,757
Top 19%74%1,640$308,396,807$188,047
Top 20%76%1,726$313,794,903$181,805
Remaining 80% of recips.24%6,908$100,818,547$14,594

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

 

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