Misc. Farm - Subsidies payments in the United States totaled $2.2 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Misc. Farm - Subsidies payment recipients were paid 92 percent of Misc. Farm - Subsidies recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%45%6,965$958,786,667$137,658
Top 2%59%13,930$1,274,038,493$91,460
Top 3%69%20,895$1,481,883,121$70,920
Top 4%75%27,860$1,625,664,007$58,351
Top 5%81%34,826$1,735,880,383$49,844
Top 6%84%41,791$1,814,870,536$43,427
Top 7%87%48,756$1,873,115,249$38,418
Top 8%89%55,721$1,916,801,274$34,400
Top 9%91%62,686$1,952,526,823$31,148
Top 10%92%69,652$1,986,993,829$28,527
Top 11%94%76,617$2,016,654,078$26,321
Top 12%95%83,582$2,041,049,663$24,420
Top 13%96%90,547$2,061,015,067$22,762
Top 14%97%97,513$2,078,162,492$21,312
Top 15%97%104,478$2,092,579,925$20,029
Top 16%98%111,443$2,104,446,281$18,884
Top 17%98%118,408$2,114,134,272$17,855
Top 18%99%125,373$2,121,961,421$16,925
Top 19%99%132,339$2,128,204,598$16,081
Top 20%99%139,304$2,133,105,496$15,313
Remaining 80% of recips.1%557,218$20,486,433$37

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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