Tobacco Subsidies in the United States totaled $1.9 billion from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, the top 10 percent of tobacco subsidy recipients were paid 88 percent of tobacco subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%50%4,050$955,399,069$235,901
Top 2%64%8,101$1,214,255,644$149,890
Top 3%71%12,152$1,346,547,063$110,809
Top 4%76%16,203$1,432,129,812$88,387
Top 5%79%20,254$1,493,887,403$73,758
Top 6%81%24,304$1,541,229,927$63,415
Top 7%83%28,355$1,579,269,747$55,696
Top 8%85%32,406$1,610,539,296$49,699
Top 9%86%36,457$1,636,778,624$44,896
Top 10%88%40,508$1,659,170,411$40,959
Top 11%89%44,559$1,678,557,674$37,670
Top 12%89%48,609$1,695,474,090$34,880
Top 13%90%52,660$1,710,393,182$32,480
Top 14%91%56,711$1,723,654,849$30,394
Top 15%92%60,762$1,735,529,198$28,563
Top 16%92%64,813$1,746,205,835$26,942
Top 17%93%68,863$1,755,854,451$25,498
Top 18%93%72,914$1,764,605,506$24,201
Top 19%94%76,965$1,772,588,213$23,031
Top 20%94%81,016$1,779,893,035$21,970
Remaining 80% of recips.6%324,066$115,584,948$357
 

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