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USDA subsidies for farms in United States totaled $292,548,000,000 from 1995 through 2012.

Year Conservation Subsidies Disaster Subsidies Commodity Subsidies Crop Insurance Premium Subsidies Total USDA Subsidies
Payments /
Recipients
Payments /
Recipients
Payments /
Recipients
Subsidies /
Policies
Payments /
Recipients
1995 $1,904,452,900
432,904
$657,973,426
145,206
$4,679,764,533
1,025,820
$889,372,304
2,454,932
$8,131,563,163
1,336,234
1996 $1,804,021,315
414,145
$147,623,843
54,643
$5,322,161,233
1,352,473
$982,062,670
2,231,091
$8,255,869,060
1,570,744
1997 $1,732,828,816
387,122
$105,935,165
55,460
$5,616,337,125
1,338,946
$902,794,419
1,847,715
$8,357,895,525
1,529,392
1998 $1,548,032,756
347,367
$42,394,671
9,544
$10,767,204,784
1,312,575
$946,312,180
1,744,944
$13,303,944,390
1,458,747
1999 $1,584,294,106
345,573
$2,263,991,556
370,858
$17,723,999,810
1,372,191
$1,391,886,240
1,798,333
$22,964,171,712
1,634,585
2000 $1,731,207,875
399,615
$1,436,475,735
392,292
$20,224,659,339
1,656,422
$1,347,891,738
1,938,026
$24,740,234,687
1,901,965
2001 $1,945,843,939
415,896
$2,405,487,177
392,840
$18,121,985,726
1,621,693
$1,774,055,666
1,909,850
$24,247,372,508
1,880,186
2002 $1,990,918,128
429,667
$1,358,519,027
469,191
$8,977,525,994
1,319,080
$1,741,410,009
1,888,143
$14,068,373,158
1,705,592
2003 $2,021,149,009
445,068
$2,951,001,044
492,035
$11,102,042,019
1,556,770
$2,042,030,619
1,922,526
$18,116,222,690
1,836,511
2004 $2,084,040,924
461,281
$546,881,095
83,783
$10,233,612,451
1,228,635
$2,477,423,738
1,988,947
$15,341,958,208
1,456,500
2005 $2,641,569,915
512,094
$3,073,941,281
358,881
$16,249,676,440
1,270,899
$2,343,826,824
1,969,461
$24,309,014,460
1,546,398
2006 $2,961,370,758
546,274
$166,038,477
26,653
$11,225,800,325
1,223,350
$2,682,005,763
1,952,696
$17,035,215,324
1,481,848
2007 $3,010,779,205
549,054
$461,957,503
92,064
$7,134,343,060
1,111,311
$3,823,326,892
1,933,719
$14,430,758,109
1,391,051
2008 $3,068,376,110
543,578
$2,063,638,823
412,032
$6,209,452,127
1,089,889
$5,690,885,527
1,956,132
$17,032,492,997
1,454,211
2009 $2,898,921,121
533,033
$245,990,134
38,164
$7,749,760,769
1,029,954
$5,426,820,133
2,047,618
$16,321,523,606
1,323,049
2010 $2,228,588,914
463,255
$2,532,598,972
178,481
$5,891,480,018
1,010,021
$4,711,079,811
2,031,288
$15,364,353,500
1,279,295
2011 $1,925,165,431
446,463
$1,215,287,760
143,662
$5,036,792,545
971,739
$7,459,526,601
2,067,144
$15,651,591,041
1,243,212
2012 $1,804,467,669
427,021
$795,259,247
58,451
$5,325,744,921
947,665
$6,950,022,492
2,106,506
$14,875,494,329
1,194,844
Total $38,886,028,890
1,368,168
$22,470,994,936
1,384,956
$177,592,343,218
2,939,474
$53,582,733,626
35,789,071
$292,548,048,468
3,707,878

USDA Subsidies to United States by year

Year   Subsidy Amount
1995 $8,131,563,163
1996 $8,255,869,060
1997 $8,357,895,525
1998 $13,303,944,390
1999 $22,964,171,712
2000 $24,740,234,687
2001 $24,247,372,508
2002 $14,068,373,158
2003 $18,116,222,690
2004 $15,341,958,208
2005 $24,309,014,460
2006 $17,035,215,324
2007 $14,430,758,109
2008 $17,032,492,997
2009 $16,321,523,606
2010 $15,364,353,500
2011 $15,651,591,041
2012 $14,875,494,329

1995-2012$292,548,048,468
  • Farm Programs
  • Crop Insurance Premium Subsidies
  • Conservation Programs (see note below)
  • Disaster Programs