Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) payments in Virginia totaled $1.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) payment recipients were paid 50 percent of Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%3$243,773$81,258
Top 2%23%6$345,143$57,524
Top 3%28%9$417,850$46,428
Top 4%33%13$500,491$38,499
Top 5%37%16$555,646$34,728
Top 6%40%19$605,091$31,847
Top 7%43%23$657,498$28,587
Top 8%46%26$692,413$26,631
Top 9%48%29$725,201$25,007
Top 10%50%33$766,918$23,240
Top 11%52%36$794,148$22,060
Top 12%54%39$820,137$21,029
Top 13%56%42$843,553$20,085
Top 14%57%46$873,319$18,985
Top 15%59%49$894,447$18,254
Top 16%60%52$915,000$17,596
Top 17%62%56$941,140$16,806
Top 18%63%59$959,802$16,268
Top 19%64%62$977,952$15,773
Top 20%66%66$1,001,786$15,179
Remaining 80% of recips.34%264$517,349$1,960

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

 

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