Production Flexibility Contracts payments in 2nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack) totaled $565 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Production Flexibility Contracts payment recipients were paid 27 percent of Production Flexibility Contracts recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%3%128$756,602$5,911
Top 2%6%257$1,500,021$5,837
Top 3%9%386$2,225,855$5,766
Top 4%12%514$2,924,166$5,689
Top 5%14%643$3,609,805$5,614
Top 6%17%772$4,279,091$5,543
Top 7%20%901$4,931,054$5,473
Top 8%22%1,029$5,562,713$5,406
Top 9%25%1,158$6,182,225$5,339
Top 10%27%1,287$6,788,007$5,274
Top 11%29%1,415$7,375,143$5,212
Top 12%32%1,544$7,951,557$5,150
Top 13%34%1,673$8,515,301$5,090
Top 14%36%1,802$9,065,059$5,031
Top 15%38%1,930$9,596,450$4,972
Top 16%40%2,059$10,118,046$4,914
Top 17%42%2,188$10,626,801$4,857
Top 18%44%2,316$11,117,261$4,800
Top 19%46%2,445$11,598,344$4,744
Top 20%48%2,574$12,065,524$4,687
Remaining 80% of recips.52%10,298$13,114,152$1,273

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

 

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