Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) payments in Michigan totaled $1.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) payment recipients were paid 42 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%4$130,189$32,547
Top 2%14%8$210,751$26,344
Top 3%20%13$294,545$22,657
Top 4%23%17$350,002$20,588
Top 5%27%21$401,491$19,119
Top 6%31%26$461,871$17,764
Top 7%34%30$505,585$16,853
Top 8%37%34$546,582$16,076
Top 9%40%39$595,702$15,274
Top 10%42%43$632,907$14,719
Top 11%45%48$676,163$14,087
Top 12%47%52$708,381$13,623
Top 13%49%56$739,179$13,200
Top 14%52%61$775,561$12,714
Top 15%54%65$803,027$12,354
Top 16%55%69$829,276$12,019
Top 17%57%74$860,008$11,622
Top 18%59%78$883,140$11,322
Top 19%61%83$911,231$10,979
Top 20%62%87$932,897$10,723
Remaining 80% of recips.38%350$563,645$1,610

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

 

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