USDA subsidies in 3rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins) totaled $1.6 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of recipients were paid 39 percent of all USDA subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%10%135$2,013,720$14,916
Top 2%14%270$2,799,410$10,368
Top 3%17%405$3,552,917$8,773
Top 4%21%541$4,281,305$7,914
Top 5%24%676$4,975,363$7,360
Top 6%27%811$5,642,251$6,957
Top 7%30%947$6,288,481$6,640
Top 8%33%1,082$6,908,471$6,385
Top 9%36%1,217$7,506,857$6,168
Top 10%39%1,353$8,089,280$5,979
Top 11%42%1,488$8,643,362$5,809
Top 12%44%1,623$9,174,061$5,653
Top 13%47%1,759$9,687,587$5,507
Top 14%49%1,894$10,176,735$5,373
Top 15%51%2,029$10,642,717$5,245
Top 16%54%2,165$11,090,926$5,123
Top 17%56%2,300$11,520,028$5,009
Top 18%58%2,435$11,931,731$4,900
Top 19%59%2,571$12,329,765$4,796
Top 20%61%2,706$12,708,381$4,696
Remaining 80% of recips.39%10,826$8,020,289$741

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

 

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