Conservation payments in New Mexico totaled $576 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 62 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%17%97$98,952,834$1,020,132
Top 2%27%195$156,513,479$802,633
Top 3%35%292$199,534,681$683,338
Top 4%41%390$234,363,843$600,933
Top 5%46%488$262,930,842$538,793
Top 6%50%585$286,972,658$490,552
Top 7%54%683$308,363,757$451,484
Top 8%57%781$327,252,323$419,017
Top 9%60%878$343,864,301$391,645
Top 10%62%976$358,938,110$367,764
Top 11%65%1,074$372,633,884$346,959
Top 12%67%1,171$385,095,850$328,861
Top 13%69%1,269$396,658,658$312,576
Top 14%71%1,367$407,353,403$297,991
Top 15%72%1,464$417,178,997$284,958
Top 16%74%1,562$426,438,915$273,008
Top 17%76%1,660$434,945,675$262,015
Top 18%77%1,757$442,837,866$252,042
Top 19%78%1,855$450,271,530$242,734
Top 20%79%1,953$457,203,131$234,103
Remaining 80% of recips.21%7,813$118,340,589$15,147

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

 

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