Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payments in South Carolina totaled $16.7 million in 2020‡

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payment recipients were paid 56 percent of Coronavirus Food Assistance Program recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%17$3,028,240$178,132
Top 2%26%34$4,331,659$127,402
Top 3%32%51$5,334,909$104,606
Top 4%37%68$6,167,434$90,698
Top 5%41%85$6,863,822$80,751
Top 6%45%103$7,496,438$72,781
Top 7%48%120$8,037,415$66,978
Top 8%51%137$8,534,684$62,297
Top 9%54%154$8,994,136$58,403
Top 10%56%171$9,422,911$55,105
Top 11%59%189$9,832,085$52,022
Top 12%61%206$10,191,311$49,472
Top 13%63%223$10,524,225$47,194
Top 14%65%240$10,828,665$45,119
Top 15%67%257$11,112,290$43,238
Top 16%68%275$11,390,002$41,418
Top 17%70%292$11,635,208$39,847
Top 18%71%309$11,862,126$38,389
Top 19%72%326$12,073,328$37,035
Top 20%73%343$12,276,355$35,791
Remaining 80% of recips.27%1,376$4,432,406$3,221

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

 

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