Conservation payments in Mississippi totaled $1.2 billion from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 64 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%22%531$262,859,033$495,026
Top 2%32%1,063$378,215,877$355,800
Top 3%39%1,595$459,694,636$288,210
Top 4%44%2,127$523,780,521$246,253
Top 5%49%2,658$576,458,668$216,877
Top 6%53%3,190$621,187,659$194,730
Top 7%56%3,722$659,812,083$177,274
Top 8%59%4,254$693,835,816$163,102
Top 9%61%4,786$724,017,672$151,278
Top 10%64%5,317$751,108,708$141,266
Top 11%66%5,849$775,707,858$132,622
Top 12%68%6,381$798,061,117$125,068
Top 13%70%6,913$818,639,807$118,420
Top 14%71%7,444$837,593,633$112,519
Top 15%73%7,976$855,230,840$107,226
Top 16%74%8,508$871,686,443$102,455
Top 17%75%9,040$887,008,652$98,120
Top 18%77%9,572$901,315,605$94,162
Top 19%78%10,103$914,679,575$90,535
Top 20%79%10,635$927,219,636$87,186
Remaining 80% of recips.21%42,543$250,624,682$5,891
 

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