Conservation payments in 7th District of Tennessee (Rep. Mark Green) totaled $100 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 31 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%9%43$977,460$22,732
Top 1%9%43$977,460$22,732
Top 2%13%87$1,467,759$16,871
Top 2%13%87$1,467,759$16,871
Top 3%16%130$1,810,677$13,928
Top 3%16%130$1,810,677$13,928
Top 4%18%174$2,092,591$12,026
Top 4%18%174$2,092,591$12,026
Top 5%21%218$2,352,238$10,790
Top 5%21%218$2,352,238$10,790
Top 6%23%261$2,600,211$9,962
Top 6%23%261$2,600,211$9,962
Top 7%25%305$2,847,553$9,336
Top 7%25%305$2,847,553$9,336
Top 8%27%348$3,083,179$8,860
Top 8%27%348$3,083,179$8,860
Top 9%29%392$3,317,883$8,464
Top 9%29%392$3,317,883$8,464
Top 10%31%436$3,546,598$8,134
Top 10%31%436$3,546,598$8,134
Top 11%33%479$3,764,287$7,859
Top 11%33%479$3,764,287$7,859
Top 12%35%523$3,980,958$7,612
Top 12%35%523$3,980,958$7,612
Top 13%37%567$4,192,275$7,394
Top 13%37%567$4,192,275$7,394
Top 14%39%610$4,393,451$7,202
Top 14%39%610$4,393,451$7,202
Top 15%40%654$4,592,997$7,023
Top 15%40%654$4,592,997$7,023
Top 16%42%697$4,783,071$6,862
Top 16%42%697$4,783,071$6,862
Top 17%44%741$4,972,347$6,710
Top 17%44%741$4,972,347$6,710
Top 18%45%785$5,157,684$6,570
Top 18%45%785$5,157,684$6,570
Top 19%47%828$5,333,873$6,442
Top 19%47%828$5,333,873$6,442
Top 20%48%872$5,509,336$6,318
Top 20%48%872$5,509,336$6,318
Remaining 80% of recips.52%3,490$5,851,897$1,677
Remaining 80% of recips.52%3,490$5,851,897$1,677

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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