Subtotal, Disaster Payments in North Dakota totaled $2.2 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of disaster payment recipients were paid 56 percent of disaster payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%12%511$256,968,577$502,874
Top 2%19%1,022$422,188,837$413,101
Top 3%26%1,533$562,060,885$366,641
Top 4%32%2,044$684,246,043$334,758
Top 5%37%2,555$792,545,193$310,194
Top 6%41%3,066$890,487,086$290,439
Top 7%45%3,577$979,428,485$273,813
Top 8%49%4,088$1,060,598,896$259,442
Top 9%52%4,599$1,135,403,093$246,880
Top 10%56%5,110$1,204,568,983$235,728
Top 11%58%5,621$1,268,743,703$225,715
Top 12%61%6,132$1,328,488,845$216,649
Top 13%64%6,643$1,384,228,161$208,374
Top 14%66%7,154$1,436,138,765$200,746
Top 15%68%7,665$1,484,398,368$193,659
Top 16%70%8,176$1,529,357,092$187,054
Top 17%72%8,687$1,571,358,692$180,886
Top 18%74%9,198$1,610,726,730$175,117
Top 19%76%9,709$1,647,390,014$169,677
Top 20%77%10,221$1,681,795,799$164,543
Remaining 80% of recips.23%40,884$488,704,793$11,953

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

 

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