Subtotal, Disaster Payments in Montana totaled $955 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of disaster payment recipients were paid 58 percent of disaster payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%14%285$132,108,540$463,539
Top 2%22%571$214,006,353$374,792
Top 3%29%857$279,348,326$325,961
Top 4%35%1,143$334,672,344$292,802
Top 5%40%1,429$382,478,017$267,654
Top 6%45%1,715$425,041,292$247,837
Top 7%49%2,001$463,251,716$231,510
Top 8%52%2,287$497,975,568$217,742
Top 9%55%2,573$529,559,572$205,814
Top 10%58%2,859$558,473,314$195,339
Top 11%61%3,145$585,016,800$186,015
Top 12%64%3,431$609,466,183$177,635
Top 13%66%3,717$632,153,938$170,071
Top 14%68%4,003$653,224,460$163,184
Top 15%70%4,289$672,747,732$156,854
Top 16%72%4,575$690,885,546$151,013
Top 17%74%4,861$707,755,534$145,599
Top 18%76%5,147$723,397,989$140,548
Top 19%77%5,433$738,001,401$135,837
Top 20%79%5,719$751,636,163$131,428
Remaining 80% of recips.21%22,878$203,575,149$8,898

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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