Deficiency Payments in Louisiana totaled $146 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Deficiency Payments payment recipients were paid 77 percent of Deficiency Payments recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%21%175$30,100,179$172,001
Top 2%30%350$44,389,301$126,827
Top 3%39%526$56,913,168$108,200
Top 4%46%701$67,840,885$96,777
Top 5%53%877$77,618,218$88,504
Top 6%59%1,052$86,190,328$81,930
Top 7%64%1,228$93,971,513$76,524
Top 8%69%1,403$100,959,061$71,959
Top 9%73%1,579$107,322,172$67,968
Top 10%77%1,754$112,955,773$64,399
Top 11%81%1,930$117,946,648$61,112
Top 12%84%2,105$122,313,586$58,106
Top 13%86%2,281$126,184,846$55,320
Top 14%88%2,456$129,542,856$52,745
Top 15%90%2,632$132,476,977$50,333
Top 16%92%2,807$135,031,313$48,105
Top 17%94%2,982$137,253,752$46,027
Top 18%95%3,158$139,174,120$44,070
Top 19%96%3,333$140,804,937$42,246
Top 20%97%3,509$142,237,108$40,535
Remaining 80% of recips.3%14,038$4,252,473$303

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

 

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