Env. Quality Incentive Program payments in 3rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins) totaled $9.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of EQIP recipients were paid 25 percent of EQIP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%3%8$46,907$5,863
Top 2%6%16$91,983$5,749
Top 3%8%24$135,806$5,659
Top 4%11%32$178,488$5,578
Top 5%13%40$220,139$5,503
Top 6%16%48$260,931$5,436
Top 7%18%57$305,408$5,358
Top 8%21%65$343,813$5,289
Top 9%23%73$381,605$5,227
Top 10%25%81$418,547$5,167
Top 11%28%89$454,534$5,107
Top 12%30%97$489,770$5,049
Top 13%32%105$523,871$4,989
Top 14%34%114$560,596$4,918
Top 15%36%122$592,554$4,857
Top 16%38%130$623,853$4,799
Top 17%40%138$654,348$4,742
Top 18%41%146$684,074$4,685
Top 19%43%154$713,117$4,631
Top 20%45%163$744,771$4,569
Remaining 80% of recips.55%652$907,089$1,391

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

 

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