Total Emergency Compensation Program payments in Mississippi totaled $1.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Mississippi Receiving Total Emergency Compensation Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Total Emergency Compensation Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Noxubee County, Mississippi$731,62669.7%69.7%
2Lowndes County, Mississippi$131,80512.6%82.2%
3Chickasaw County, Mississippi$62,8686.0%88.2%
4Monroe County, Mississippi$52,5585.0%93.2%
5Winston County, Mississippi$20,6602.0%95.2%
6Clay County, Mississippi$19,1471.8%97.0%
7Alcorn County, Mississippi$13,4851.3%98.3%
8Tishomingo County, Mississippi$9,1200.9%99.2%
9Prentiss County, Mississippi$3,2390.3%99.5%
10Kemper County, Mississippi$3,0510.3%99.8%
11Oktibbeha County, Mississippi$2,4960.2%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

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

 

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