Peanut Subsidies in the United States totaled $103 million in 2009

In 2009, the top 10 percent of peanut subsidy recipients were paid 58 percent of peanut subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 2009 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%22%168$17,848,409$106,241
Top 2%29%336$22,995,328$68,438
Top 3%34%504$27,095,917$53,762
Top 4%39%673$30,632,444$45,516
Top 5%43%841$33,797,060$40,187
Top 6%46%1,009$36,636,135$36,309
Top 7%49%1,177$39,219,233$33,321
Top 8%52%1,346$41,612,138$30,915
Top 9%55%1,514$43,783,268$28,919
Top 10%58%1,682$45,788,387$27,223
Top 11%60%1,850$47,660,577$25,762
Top 12%62%2,019$49,425,114$24,480
Top 13%64%2,187$51,070,322$23,352
Top 14%66%2,355$52,614,403$22,342
Top 15%68%2,523$54,061,338$21,427
Top 16%70%2,692$55,432,394$20,592
Top 17%71%2,860$56,716,988$19,831
Top 18%73%3,028$57,928,799$19,131
Top 19%74%3,196$59,074,372$18,484
Top 20%76%3,365$60,155,540$17,877
Remaining 80% of recips.24%13,461$19,206,210$1,427
 

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