Livestock Subsidies in the United States totaled $10.3 billion from 1995-2016.

From 1995 to 2016, the top 10 percent of livestock subsidy recipients were paid 70 percent of livestock subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2016 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%25%9,170$2,630,061,012$286,811
Top 2%37%18,340$3,792,430,217$206,785
Top 3%44%27,510$4,587,598,431$166,761
Top 4%50%36,680$5,191,674,415$141,540
Top 5%55%45,850$5,675,550,650$123,785
Top 6%59%55,020$6,076,417,774$110,440
Top 7%62%64,190$6,418,598,384$99,994
Top 8%65%73,360$6,715,284,261$91,539
Top 9%68%82,530$6,975,865,155$84,525
Top 10%70%91,700$7,207,004,833$78,593
Top 11%72%100,870$7,413,728,551$73,498
Top 12%74%110,040$7,600,324,146$69,069
Top 13%75%119,210$7,769,730,965$65,177
Top 14%77%128,380$7,924,249,997$61,725
Top 15%78%137,550$8,065,726,364$58,639
Top 16%79%146,720$8,195,703,611$55,859
Top 17%80%155,890$8,315,619,845$53,343
Top 18%82%165,060$8,426,674,875$51,052
Top 19%83%174,230$8,529,833,985$48,957
Top 20%83%183,400$8,625,855,497$47,033
Remaining 80% of recips.17%733,604$1,707,037,047$2,327
 

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