Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) payments in Massachusetts totaled $1.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) payment recipients were paid 47 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%16%1$262,059$262,059
Top 2%23%3$377,739$125,913
Top 3%28%5$473,398$94,680
Top 4%31%6$513,266$85,544
Top 5%35%8$586,431$73,304
Top 6%39%10$644,045$64,405
Top 7%41%12$692,125$57,677
Top 8%43%13$714,625$54,971
Top 9%45%15$754,169$50,278
Top 10%47%17$791,720$46,572
Top 11%49%18$809,945$44,997
Top 12%51%20$845,789$42,289
Top 13%53%22$880,977$40,044
Top 14%55%24$913,956$38,082
Top 15%56%25$929,961$37,198
Top 16%58%27$960,268$35,565
Top 17%59%29$987,812$34,062
Top 18%60%30$1,001,060$33,369
Top 19%62%32$1,027,076$32,096
Top 20%63%34$1,052,771$30,964
Remaining 80% of recips.37%138$617,003$4,471

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

 

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