Conservation payments in Louisiana totaled $435 million from 1995-2014.

From 1995 to 2014, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 64 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2014 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%22%199$96,152,053$483,176
Top 2%32%399$137,433,593$344,445
Top 3%39%598$168,001,660$280,939
Top 4%44%798$192,261,398$240,929
Top 5%49%998$212,453,362$212,879
Top 6%53%1,197$229,531,342$191,756
Top 7%56%1,397$244,300,467$174,875
Top 8%59%1,597$257,397,389$161,176
Top 9%62%1,796$269,001,273$149,778
Top 10%64%1,996$279,471,997$140,016
Top 11%66%2,196$288,916,037$131,565
Top 12%68%2,395$297,466,041$124,203
Top 13%70%2,595$305,405,931$117,690
Top 14%72%2,794$312,708,106$111,921
Top 15%73%2,994$319,469,197$106,703
Top 16%75%3,194$325,753,788$101,989
Top 17%76%3,393$331,564,369$97,720
Top 18%77%3,593$336,969,944$93,785
Top 19%79%3,793$342,048,351$90,179
Top 20%80%3,992$346,790,783$86,871
Remaining 80% of recips.20%15,972$88,598,682$5,547
 

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