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Table: Nearly 9,000 Black farmers were denied "Automatic" payments by USDA — All 50 States

Obstruction of Justice: Table: Nearly 9,000 Black farmers were denied "Automatic" payments by USDA — All 50 States

July 20, 2004

Nearly 9,000 Black farmers were denied "Automatic" payments by USDA — All 50 States

State Number
Eligible
Receiving
"Automatic"
Awards
Denied
"Automatic"
Awards
Number Receiving Awards Percent Receiving Awards Number Denied Awards Percent Denied Awards
Alabama 4,511 3,096 69% 1,415 31%
Alaska 2 2 100% 0 0%
Arizona 6 2 33% 4 67%
Arkansas 1,986 1,293 65% 693 35%
California 232 127 55% 105 45%
Colorado 11 4 36% 7 64%
Connecticut 10 3 30% 7 70%
Delaware 3 2 67% 1 33%
District Of Columbia 26 13 50% 13 50%
Florida 472 248 53% 224 48%
Georgia 2,960 1,757 59% 1,203 41%
Hawaii 1 1 100% 0 0%
Idaho 1 1 100% 0 0%
Illinois 282 144 51% 138 49%
Indiana 39 13 33% 26 67%
Iowa 1 0 0% 1 100%
Kansas 48 24 50% 24 50%
Kentucky 118 54 46% 64 54%
Louisiana 991 478 48% 513 52%
Maine 0 0 0% 0 100%
Maryland 66 32 49% 34 52%
Massachusetts 6 3 50% 3 50%
Michigan 148 72 49% 76 51%
Minnesota 15 5 33% 10 67%
Mississippi 4,373 2,643 60% 1,730 40%
Missouri 147 80 54% 67 46%
Montana 0 0 0% 0 100%
Nebraska 2 2 100% 0 0%
Nevada 9 6 67% 3 33%
New Hampshire 0 0 0% 0 100%
New Jersey 57 34 60% 23 40%
New Mexico 3 0 0% 3 100%
New York 58 33 57% 25 43%
North Carolina 1,989 910 46% 1,079 54%
North Dakota 0 0 0% 0 100%
Ohio 42 20 48% 22 52%
Oklahoma 794 541 68% 253 32%
Oregon 1 1 100% 0 0%
Outside U.S. 36 26 72% 10 28%
Pennsylvania 22 13 59% 9 41%
Rhode Island 0 0 0% 0 100%
South Carolina 1,274 793 62% 481 38%
South Dakota 0 0 0% 0 100%
Tennessee 663 407 61% 256 39%
Texas 437 287 66% 150 34%
Utah 2 1 50% 1 50%
Vermont 0 0 0% 0 100%
Virginia 292 146 50% 146 50%
Washington 6 4 67% 2 33%
West Virginia 0 0 0% 0 100%
Wisconsin 25 13 52% 12 48%
Wyoming 0 0 0% 0 100%

National Total* 22,181 13,411 61% 8,770 40%

* Note: Information in this table is based upon data received from the Office of the Monitor on 4/26/2004. The 7/12/2004 report from the Office of the Monitor states that the total number of awards received is now 13,429.