Deficiency Payments in New Mexico totaled $7.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in New Mexico Receiving Deficiency Payments payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Deficiency Payments
Pct of
13rd District of New Mexico (Rep. Ben Lujan)$4,927,37668.0%68.0%
22nd District of New Mexico (Rep. Xochitl Torres Small)$1,457,71420.1%88.2%
31st District of New Mexico (Rep. Debra Haaland)$88,7911.2%89.4%

NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District

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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