Total Dairy Program payments in South Dakota totaled $49.4 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Total Dairy Program payment recipients were paid 62 percent of Total Dairy Program recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%13%24$6,263,113$260,963
Top 2%22%49$11,101,535$226,562
Top 3%31%74$15,115,003$204,257
Top 4%37%99$18,464,029$186,505
Top 5%43%124$21,196,545$170,940
Top 6%48%149$23,490,614$157,655
Top 7%52%174$25,525,622$146,699
Top 8%55%199$27,352,545$137,450
Top 9%59%224$29,003,443$129,480
Top 10%62%249$30,497,630$122,480
Top 11%64%274$31,844,892$116,222
Top 12%67%299$33,086,063$110,656
Top 13%69%324$34,219,432$105,616
Top 14%71%349$35,281,349$101,093
Top 15%73%373$36,251,662$97,189
Top 16%75%398$37,184,366$93,428
Top 17%77%423$38,037,671$89,924
Top 18%79%448$38,818,868$86,649
Top 19%80%473$39,547,584$83,610
Top 20%81%498$40,223,223$80,770
Remaining 80% of recips.19%1,995$9,207,389$4,615

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

 

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