Subtotal, Disaster Payments in Louisiana totaled $376 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of disaster payment recipients were paid 67 percent of disaster payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%21%257$79,189,078$308,129
Top 2%31%514$117,133,629$227,886
Top 3%39%771$145,972,894$189,329
Top 4%45%1,028$168,996,955$164,394
Top 5%50%1,285$188,244,518$146,494
Top 6%54%1,542$204,708,976$132,756
Top 7%58%1,800$218,903,900$121,613
Top 8%62%2,057$231,319,051$112,455
Top 9%65%2,314$242,405,704$104,756
Top 10%67%2,571$252,389,936$98,168
Top 11%70%2,828$261,348,487$92,415
Top 12%72%3,085$269,420,727$87,332
Top 13%74%3,343$276,766,800$82,790
Top 14%75%3,600$283,420,594$78,728
Top 15%77%3,857$289,498,096$75,058
Top 16%79%4,114$295,065,153$71,722
Top 17%80%4,371$300,183,192$68,676
Top 18%81%4,628$304,902,538$65,882
Top 19%82%4,886$309,299,311$63,303
Top 20%83%5,143$313,361,689$60,930
Remaining 80% of recips.17%20,573$62,342,847$3,030

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

 

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