Tobacco Payment Program payments in Tennessee totaled $3.8 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Tobacco Payment Program payment recipients were paid 74 percent of Tobacco Payment Program recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%33%508$1,274,043$2,508
Top 2%45%1,016$1,700,619$1,674
Top 3%52%1,524$1,975,828$1,296
Top 4%57%2,032$2,177,495$1,072
Top 5%61%2,541$2,334,451$919
Top 6%65%3,049$2,461,906$807
Top 7%67%3,557$2,568,124$722
Top 8%70%4,065$2,658,997$654
Top 9%72%4,573$2,738,294$599
Top 10%74%5,082$2,808,242$553
Top 11%75%5,590$2,869,982$513
Top 12%77%6,098$2,925,613$480
Top 13%78%6,606$2,975,688$450
Top 14%79%7,114$3,020,827$425
Top 15%80%7,623$3,062,059$402
Top 16%81%8,131$3,099,546$381
Top 17%82%8,639$3,133,880$363
Top 18%83%9,147$3,165,517$346
Top 19%84%9,655$3,194,736$331
Top 20%84%10,164$3,221,901$317
Remaining 80% of recips.16%40,657$592,221$15

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

 

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