Flax Subsidies in the United States totaled $5.7 million in 2008

In 2008, the top 10 percent of flax subsidy recipients were paid 47 percent of flax subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 2008 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%11%55$84,896$1,544
Top 2%18%111$140,519$1,266
Top 3%23%166$183,349$1,105
Top 4%28%222$221,551$998
Top 5%32%277$254,509$919
Top 6%36%333$284,907$856
Top 7%39%389$312,121$802
Top 8%42%444$336,485$758
Top 9%45%500$359,197$718
Top 10%47%555$379,941$685
Top 11%50%611$399,964$655
Top 12%52%666$418,420$628
Top 13%54%722$436,111$604
Top 14%56%778$452,914$582
Top 15%58%833$468,368$562
Top 16%60%889$483,187$544
Top 17%62%944$497,030$527
Top 18%64%1,000$510,326$510
Top 19%65%1,056$523,106$495
Top 20%67%1,111$534,980$482
Remaining 80% of recips.33%4,447$267,582$60
 

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