Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) payments in Louisiana totaled $2.0 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) payment recipients were paid 38 percent of Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%9%3$187,794$62,598
Top 2%15%7$303,966$43,424
Top 3%20%11$400,984$36,453
Top 4%23%15$477,413$31,828
Top 5%26%18$527,425$29,301
Top 6%29%22$586,241$26,647
Top 7%31%26$638,094$24,542
Top 8%34%30$688,207$22,940
Top 9%36%33$724,498$21,954
Top 10%38%37$770,080$20,813
Top 11%40%41$811,590$19,795
Top 12%42%45$849,762$18,884
Top 13%43%48$877,496$18,281
Top 14%45%52$913,668$17,571
Top 15%47%56$949,378$16,953
Top 16%48%60$984,210$16,404
Top 17%50%63$1,009,667$16,026
Top 18%51%67$1,042,579$15,561
Top 19%53%71$1,074,986$15,141
Top 20%54%75$1,106,839$14,758
Remaining 80% of recips.46%301$928,743$3,086

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

 

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