Subtotal, Disaster Payments in the United States totaled $29.0 billion from 1995-2014.

From 1995 to 2014, the top 10 percent of disaster payment recipients were paid 69 percent of disaster payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2014 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%21%14,581$6,149,747,656$421,764
Top 2%32%29,163$9,287,745,948$318,477
Top 3%40%43,744$11,608,663,544$265,377
Top 4%46%58,326$13,452,757,356$230,648
Top 5%52%72,907$14,975,606,283$205,407
Top 6%56%87,489$16,265,439,598$185,914
Top 7%60%102,070$17,378,644,294$170,262
Top 8%63%116,652$18,348,841,202$157,296
Top 9%66%131,233$19,200,323,454$146,307
Top 10%69%145,815$19,955,201,948$136,853
Top 11%71%160,396$20,629,610,635$128,617
Top 12%73%174,978$21,235,059,962$121,358
Top 13%75%189,559$21,782,527,973$114,912
Top 14%77%204,141$22,278,861,793$109,135
Top 15%78%218,722$22,730,820,808$103,926
Top 16%80%233,304$23,143,992,813$99,201
Top 17%81%247,885$23,522,527,197$94,893
Top 18%82%262,467$23,870,945,432$90,948
Top 19%83%277,048$24,192,100,553$87,321
Top 20%84%291,630$24,488,921,150$83,973
Remaining 80% of recips.16%1,166,520$4,503,765,821$3,861
 

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