Conservation payments in North Carolina totaled $339 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 60 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%20%330$67,908,434$205,783
Top 1%20%330$67,908,434$205,783
Top 2%29%661$96,653,159$146,223
Top 2%29%661$96,653,159$146,223
Top 3%35%992$118,195,056$119,148
Top 3%35%992$118,195,056$119,148
Top 4%40%1,323$135,582,736$102,481
Top 4%40%1,323$135,582,736$102,481
Top 5%44%1,654$150,405,361$90,934
Top 5%44%1,654$150,405,361$90,934
Top 6%48%1,985$163,421,733$82,328
Top 6%48%1,985$163,421,733$82,328
Top 7%52%2,316$174,996,899$75,560
Top 7%52%2,316$174,996,899$75,560
Top 8%55%2,647$185,382,247$70,035
Top 8%55%2,647$185,382,247$70,035
Top 9%57%2,978$194,804,471$65,415
Top 9%57%2,978$194,804,471$65,415
Top 10%60%3,309$203,403,186$61,470
Top 10%60%3,309$203,403,186$61,470
Top 11%62%3,640$211,234,846$58,032
Top 11%62%3,640$211,234,846$58,032
Top 12%64%3,970$218,437,968$55,022
Top 12%64%3,970$218,437,968$55,022
Top 13%66%4,301$225,119,638$52,341
Top 13%66%4,301$225,119,638$52,341
Top 14%68%4,632$231,330,308$49,942
Top 14%68%4,632$231,330,308$49,942
Top 15%70%4,963$237,135,418$47,781
Top 15%70%4,963$237,135,418$47,781
Top 16%72%5,294$242,554,780$45,817
Top 16%72%5,294$242,554,780$45,817
Top 17%73%5,625$247,641,270$44,025
Top 17%73%5,625$247,641,270$44,025
Top 18%74%5,956$252,462,229$42,388
Top 18%74%5,956$252,462,229$42,388
Top 19%76%6,287$256,992,476$40,877
Top 19%76%6,287$256,992,476$40,877
Top 20%77%6,618$261,251,210$39,476
Top 20%77%6,618$261,251,210$39,476
Remaining 80% of recips.23%26,473$77,937,219$2,944
Remaining 80% of recips.23%26,473$77,937,219$2,944

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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