Tobacco Payment Program payments in West Virginia totaled $138,329 from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Tobacco Payment Program payment recipients were paid 67 percent of Tobacco Payment Program recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%23%22$31,962$1,453
Top 2%32%44$44,794$1,018
Top 3%40%66$54,823$831
Top 4%45%88$62,817$714
Top 5%50%110$69,749$634
Top 6%55%132$75,633$573
Top 7%58%154$80,774$525
Top 8%62%176$85,312$485
Top 9%65%198$89,260$451
Top 10%67%220$92,866$422
Top 11%69%242$96,106$397
Top 12%72%264$98,955$375
Top 13%73%286$101,524$355
Top 14%75%308$103,816$337
Top 15%77%330$105,889$321
Top 16%78%352$107,804$306
Top 17%79%374$109,576$293
Top 18%80%396$111,190$281
Top 19%81%418$112,673$270
Top 20%82%440$114,049$259
Remaining 80% of recips.18%1,762$24,281$14

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

 

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