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Corn Subsidies** in the United States totaled $3.8 billion in 2009

In 2009, the top 10 percent of corn subsidy** recipients were paid 69 percent of corn subsidies**.
Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 2009 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%27%122$3,586,743$29,400
Top 2%37%245$4,985,575$20,349
Top 3%44%367$5,920,102$16,131
Top 4%50%490$6,665,265$13,603
Top 5%54%613$7,282,188$11,880
Top 6%58%735$7,801,251$10,614
Top 7%61%858$8,247,598$9,613
Top 8%64%980$8,631,550$8,808
Top 9%67%1,103$8,972,176$8,134
Top 10%69%1,226$9,276,859$7,567
Top 11%71%1,348$9,551,902$7,086
Top 12%73%1,471$9,806,967$6,667
Top 13%75%1,593$10,037,009$6,301
Top 14%76%1,716$10,249,213$5,973
Top 15%78%1,839$10,445,991$5,680
Top 16%79%1,961$10,628,127$5,420
Top 17%80%2,084$10,798,347$5,182
Top 18%81%2,206$10,954,694$4,966
Top 19%83%2,329$11,101,789$4,767
Top 20%84%2,452$11,238,830$4,584
Remaining 80% of recips.16%9,809$2,214,664$226