Deficiency Payments in Tennessee totaled $7.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Deficiency Payments payment recipients were paid 99 percent of Deficiency Payments recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%31%142$2,200,345$15,495
Top 2%46%284$3,284,360$11,565
Top 3%57%426$4,106,293$9,639
Top 4%66%569$4,768,332$8,380
Top 5%74%711$5,310,467$7,469
Top 6%80%853$5,775,623$6,771
Top 7%86%995$6,174,176$6,205
Top 8%91%1,138$6,523,610$5,733
Top 9%95%1,280$6,831,308$5,337
Top 10%99%1,422$7,108,509$4,999
Top 11%102%1,564$7,360,581$4,706
Top 12%106%1,707$7,592,010$4,448
Top 13%108%1,849$7,802,382$4,220
Top 14%111%1,991$7,994,206$4,015
Top 15%114%2,133$8,169,375$3,830
Top 16%116%2,276$8,330,685$3,660
Top 17%118%2,418$8,479,151$3,507
Top 18%120%2,560$8,616,196$3,366
Top 19%122%2,702$8,743,419$3,236
Top 20%123%2,845$8,862,822$3,115
Remaining 80% of recips.-23%11,381$-1,667,451$-147

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

 

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