Conservation Reserve Program payments in 15th District of Illinois (Rep. John Shimkus) totaled $813 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of CRP recipients were paid 32 percent of CRP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%9%142$3,376,358$23,777
Top 2%13%285$5,086,670$17,848
Top 3%17%428$6,343,584$14,821
Top 4%19%571$7,352,250$12,876
Top 5%22%714$8,223,400$11,517
Top 6%24%857$9,061,804$10,574
Top 7%26%1,000$9,882,455$9,882
Top 8%28%1,143$10,685,430$9,349
Top 9%30%1,286$11,470,095$8,919
Top 10%32%1,429$12,237,623$8,564
Top 11%34%1,572$12,990,445$8,264
Top 12%36%1,715$13,728,111$8,005
Top 13%38%1,858$14,450,754$7,778
Top 14%40%2,001$15,157,054$7,575
Top 15%42%2,144$15,846,285$7,391
Top 16%44%2,287$16,520,670$7,224
Top 17%45%2,430$17,181,217$7,070
Top 18%47%2,573$17,826,619$6,928
Top 19%49%2,716$18,458,734$6,796
Top 20%50%2,859$19,077,834$6,673
Remaining 80% of recips.50%11,438$18,882,803$1,651

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

 

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