Total Emergency Compensation Program payments in South Dakota totaled $657,976 from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in South Dakota Receiving Total Emergency Compensation Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Total Emergency Compensation Program
Pct of
1Meade County, South Dakota$226,91734.5%34.5%
2Perkins County, South Dakota$77,35111.8%46.2%
3Pennington County, South Dakota$75,86311.5%57.8%
4Haakon County, South Dakota$57,3098.7%66.5%
5Harding County, South Dakota$48,6937.4%73.9%
6Spink County, South Dakota$43,9666.7%80.6%
7Jackson County, South Dakota$34,4705.2%85.8%
8Corson County, South Dakota$30,1434.6%90.4%
9Brown County, South Dakota$27,9214.2%94.6%
10Fall River County, South Dakota$25,7253.9%98.5%
11Custer County, South Dakota$6,4361.0%99.5%
12Shannon County, South Dakota$2,6500.4%99.9%
13Day County, South Dakota$5320.1%100.0%

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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