Water Bank Program payments in Mississippi totaled $942,377 from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Water Bank Program payment recipients were paid 44 percent of Water Bank Program recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%10%8$96,526$12,066
Top 2%16%16$153,607$9,600
Top 3%21%24$200,850$8,369
Top 4%26%32$242,184$7,568
Top 5%29%40$277,736$6,943
Top 6%33%48$308,698$6,431
Top 7%36%56$337,514$6,027
Top 8%39%64$364,123$5,689
Top 9%41%72$389,142$5,405
Top 10%44%80$412,838$5,160
Top 11%46%88$434,309$4,935
Top 12%48%96$454,598$4,735
Top 13%50%104$474,249$4,560
Top 14%52%112$492,962$4,401
Top 15%54%121$512,429$4,235
Top 16%56%129$528,945$4,100
Top 17%58%137$544,658$3,976
Top 18%59%145$559,114$3,856
Top 19%61%153$572,867$3,744
Top 20%62%161$586,065$3,640
Remaining 80% of recips.38%646$356,312$552

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

 

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