Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payments in South Dakota totaled $258 million in 2020‡

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payment recipients were paid 51 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%15%122$39,211,041$321,402
Top 2%24%245$61,288,143$250,156
Top 3%30%367$76,654,361$208,867
Top 4%34%490$88,626,360$180,870
Top 5%38%612$98,479,401$160,914
Top 6%41%735$106,763,527$145,257
Top 7%44%858$114,075,424$132,955
Top 8%47%980$120,685,857$123,149
Top 9%49%1,103$126,857,749$115,012
Top 10%51%1,225$132,545,937$108,201
Top 11%53%1,348$137,881,990$102,286
Top 12%55%1,470$142,838,833$97,169
Top 13%57%1,593$147,546,611$92,622
Top 14%59%1,716$152,029,874$88,596
Top 15%61%1,838$156,232,068$85,001
Top 16%62%1,961$160,243,255$81,715
Top 17%64%2,083$164,048,563$78,756
Top 18%65%2,206$167,709,217$76,024
Top 19%66%2,329$171,187,240$73,502
Top 20%68%2,451$174,479,906$71,187
Remaining 80% of recips.32%9,807$83,598,996$8,524

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

 

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