Conservation payments in 15th District of Illinois (Rep. John Shimkus) totaled $695 million from 1995-2016.

From 1995 to 2016, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 56 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2016 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%306$110,750,988$361,931
Top 2%24%612$169,917,441$277,643
Top 3%31%919$214,405,904$233,303
Top 4%36%1,225$250,302,848$204,329
Top 5%40%1,532$280,889,828$183,348
Top 6%44%1,838$307,530,126$167,318
Top 7%48%2,145$331,364,841$154,482
Top 8%51%2,451$352,939,047$143,998
Top 9%54%2,758$372,610,792$135,102
Top 10%56%3,064$390,677,126$127,506
Top 11%59%3,371$407,345,061$120,838
Top 12%61%3,677$422,534,623$114,913
Top 13%63%3,984$436,709,291$109,616
Top 14%65%4,290$449,855,337$104,861
Top 15%66%4,597$462,195,954$100,543
Top 16%68%4,903$473,717,576$96,618
Top 17%70%5,210$484,644,258$93,022
Top 18%71%5,516$494,917,765$89,724
Top 19%73%5,823$504,623,940$86,660
Top 20%74%6,129$513,775,244$83,827
Remaining 80% of recips.26%24,519$181,512,637$7,403
 

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