Env. Quality Incentive Program payments in South Dakota totaled $93.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of EQIP recipients were paid 49 percent of EQIP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%10%41$9,331,928$227,608
Top 2%17%83$15,648,024$188,530
Top 3%23%124$21,155,548$170,609
Top 4%28%166$25,880,894$155,909
Top 5%32%208$29,982,586$144,147
Top 6%36%249$33,570,664$134,822
Top 7%40%291$36,893,178$126,781
Top 8%43%333$39,918,878$119,877
Top 9%46%374$42,626,425$113,974
Top 10%49%416$45,159,299$108,556
Top 11%51%458$47,474,816$103,657
Top 12%53%499$49,545,684$99,290
Top 13%55%541$51,549,734$95,286
Top 14%57%583$53,442,202$91,668
Top 15%59%624$55,163,456$88,403
Top 16%61%666$56,832,319$85,334
Top 17%63%708$58,416,671$82,509
Top 18%64%749$59,867,611$79,930
Top 19%66%791$61,286,972$77,480
Top 20%67%833$62,637,357$75,195
Remaining 80% of recips.33%3,332$30,468,447$9,144

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

 

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