Conservation payments in Tennessee totaled $447 million from 1995-2014.

From 1995 to 2014, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 59 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2014 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%21%311$92,077,852$296,070
Top 2%29%622$128,163,559$206,051
Top 3%35%933$155,420,817$166,582
Top 4%40%1,245$177,792,705$142,805
Top 5%44%1,556$196,900,573$126,543
Top 6%48%1,867$213,425,349$114,315
Top 7%51%2,179$227,928,714$104,602
Top 8%54%2,490$240,840,882$96,723
Top 9%57%2,801$252,519,659$90,153
Top 10%59%3,113$263,231,475$84,559
Top 11%61%3,424$273,072,030$79,752
Top 12%63%3,735$282,180,615$75,550
Top 13%65%4,047$290,619,644$71,811
Top 14%67%4,358$298,435,757$68,480
Top 15%68%4,669$305,736,777$65,482
Top 16%70%4,981$312,604,567$62,759
Top 17%71%5,292$319,031,038$60,286
Top 18%73%5,603$325,073,466$58,018
Top 19%74%5,915$330,798,022$55,925
Top 20%75%6,226$336,174,542$53,995
Remaining 80% of recips.25%24,907$110,392,806$4,432
 

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