Wetlands Reserve Program payments in South Dakota totaled $10.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of WRP recipients were paid 64 percent of WRP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%10%1$1,002,998$1,002,998
Top 2%19%3$2,011,731$670,577
Top 3%27%5$2,835,799$567,160
Top 4%34%7$3,599,689$514,241
Top 5%41%9$4,337,897$481,989
Top 6%47%11$4,982,963$452,997
Top 7%52%13$5,465,175$420,398
Top 8%56%15$5,932,378$395,492
Top 9%61%17$6,380,955$375,350
Top 10%64%19$6,793,561$357,556
Top 11%68%21$7,146,341$340,302
Top 12%70%23$7,424,626$322,810
Top 13%73%25$7,664,296$306,572
Top 14%75%27$7,884,690$292,026
Top 15%76%28$7,992,477$285,446
Top 16%78%30$8,175,889$272,530
Top 17%79%32$8,344,365$260,761
Top 18%81%34$8,488,720$249,668
Top 19%82%36$8,628,192$239,672
Top 20%83%38$8,758,551$230,488
Remaining 80% of recips.17%155$1,782,433$11,500

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

 

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