Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Minnesota totaled $30.3 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of WRP recipients were paid 81 percent of WRP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%61%6$18,413,487$3,068,915
Top 2%66%12$19,958,890$1,663,241
Top 3%69%18$20,966,702$1,164,817
Top 4%72%24$21,750,398$906,267
Top 5%74%30$22,390,948$746,365
Top 6%76%36$22,888,517$635,792
Top 7%77%42$23,319,187$555,219
Top 8%78%48$23,728,529$494,344
Top 9%80%54$24,107,432$446,434
Top 10%81%60$24,458,137$407,636
Top 11%82%66$24,773,182$375,351
Top 12%83%72$25,074,506$348,257
Top 13%84%78$25,348,219$324,977
Top 14%85%84$25,600,975$304,774
Top 15%86%91$25,873,363$284,323
Top 16%86%97$26,092,095$268,991
Top 17%87%103$26,300,640$255,346
Top 18%88%109$26,488,490$243,014
Top 19%88%115$26,666,191$231,880
Top 20%89%121$26,835,334$221,780
Remaining 80% of recips.11%486$3,425,245$7,048

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

 

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