Conservation payments in 1st District of California (Rep. Doug LaMalfa) totaled $38.6 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 28 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%8%6$157,145$26,191
Top 2%13%12$245,112$20,426
Top 3%15%18$290,860$16,159
Top 4%17%24$326,687$13,612
Top 5%19%30$361,763$12,059
Top 6%21%36$396,130$11,004
Top 7%23%42$429,901$10,236
Top 8%24%48$463,179$9,650
Top 9%26%54$496,074$9,187
Top 10%28%61$534,045$8,755
Top 11%30%67$566,176$8,450
Top 12%31%73$597,829$8,189
Top 13%33%79$628,684$7,958
Top 14%35%85$659,046$7,753
Top 15%36%91$688,781$7,569
Top 16%38%97$718,021$7,402
Top 17%39%103$746,850$7,251
Top 18%41%109$775,136$7,111
Top 19%42%115$803,044$6,983
Top 20%44%122$835,217$6,846
Remaining 80% of recips.56%488$1,067,148$2,187

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

 

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