Conservation payments in 9th District of Tennessee (Rep. Steve Cohen) totaled $7.2 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 50 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%9%1$35,768$35,768
Top 1%9%1$35,768$35,768
Top 2%15%2$64,269$32,135
Top 2%15%2$64,269$32,135
Top 3%21%3$87,791$29,264
Top 3%21%3$87,791$29,264
Top 4%27%4$111,313$27,828
Top 4%27%4$111,313$27,828
Top 5%32%5$132,821$26,564
Top 5%32%5$132,821$26,564
Top 6%36%6$151,260$25,210
Top 6%36%6$151,260$25,210
Top 7%42%8$177,267$22,158
Top 7%42%8$177,267$22,158
Top 8%45%9$187,394$20,822
Top 8%45%9$187,394$20,822
Top 9%47%10$197,460$19,746
Top 9%47%10$197,460$19,746
Top 10%50%11$207,141$18,831
Top 10%50%11$207,141$18,831
Top 11%52%12$215,941$17,995
Top 11%52%12$215,941$17,995
Top 12%54%13$224,393$17,261
Top 12%54%13$224,393$17,261
Top 13%55%14$230,339$16,453
Top 13%55%14$230,339$16,453
Top 14%58%16$241,810$15,113
Top 14%58%16$241,810$15,113
Top 15%59%17$247,435$14,555
Top 15%59%17$247,435$14,555
Top 16%61%18$252,853$14,047
Top 16%61%18$252,853$14,047
Top 17%62%19$258,125$13,586
Top 17%62%19$258,125$13,586
Top 18%63%20$263,333$13,167
Top 18%63%20$263,333$13,167
Top 19%64%21$268,373$12,780
Top 19%64%21$268,373$12,780
Top 20%67%23$278,091$12,091
Top 20%67%23$278,091$12,091
Remaining 80% of recips.33%92$139,497$1,516
Remaining 80% of recips.33%92$139,497$1,516

‡ 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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