Total Direct Payments in South Dakota totaled $1.6 billion from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of Total Direct Payments payment recipients were paid 57 percent of Total Direct Payments recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%13%477$203,958,410$427,586
Top 2%21%954$331,136,172$347,103
Top 3%28%1,432$435,151,362$303,877
Top 4%33%1,909$523,523,097$274,239
Top 5%38%2,387$601,192,656$251,861
Top 6%43%2,864$670,260,545$234,030
Top 7%47%3,342$732,527,093$219,188
Top 8%50%3,819$789,042,640$206,610
Top 9%54%4,297$840,944,706$195,705
Top 10%57%4,774$888,811,036$186,177
Top 11%59%5,252$933,057,974$177,658
Top 12%62%5,729$973,991,941$170,011
Top 13%64%6,207$1,012,078,564$163,054
Top 14%67%6,684$1,047,452,636$156,710
Top 15%69%7,162$1,080,619,550$150,882
Top 16%71%7,639$1,111,521,689$145,506
Top 17%73%8,117$1,140,536,323$140,512
Top 18%74%8,594$1,167,533,863$135,855
Top 19%76%9,072$1,192,923,995$131,495
Top 20%77%9,549$1,216,607,449$127,407
Remaining 80% of recips.23%38,199$354,162,692$9,272

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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