USDA subsidies in the United States totaled $16.3 billion in 2009

Total USDA - Subsidies by state, 2009

Rank State Total USDA - Subsidies
2009
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Texas$1,531,976,3729.4%9.4%
2Iowa$1,199,419,9277.3%16.7%
3Illinois$953,154,3285.8%22.6%
4Minnesota$913,307,5565.6%28.2%
5Kansas$911,010,1975.6%33.8%
6North Dakota$882,579,4895.4%39.2%
7Nebraska$767,273,1884.7%43.9%
8California$660,707,0344.0%47.9%
9South Dakota$620,936,0283.8%51.7%
10Missouri$560,118,5753.4%55.1%
11Wisconsin$536,745,7693.3%58.4%
12Indiana$506,331,8153.1%61.5%
13Arkansas$501,702,6423.1%64.6%
14Ohio$440,340,9862.7%67.3%
15Georgia$403,709,6392.5%69.8%
16Mississippi$399,184,3792.4%72.2%
17Montana$380,138,6872.3%74.6%
18North Carolina$366,140,4362.2%76.8%
19Oklahoma$328,224,3922.0%78.8%
20Colorado$315,014,1031.9%80.7%
21Louisiana$300,179,4101.8%82.6%
22Michigan$279,980,9241.7%84.3%
23Kentucky$260,694,3131.6%85.9%
24Washington$259,712,5141.6%87.5%
25Tennessee$238,040,0081.5%88.9%
26Idaho$191,271,7251.2%90.1%
27Pennsylvania$191,143,2621.2%91.3%
28Alabama$177,670,2361.1%92.4%
29New York$168,009,5981.0%93.4%
30Florida$142,956,7030.9%94.3%
31South Carolina$137,031,3880.8%95.1%
32Oregon$126,920,4110.8%95.9%
33Arizona$116,701,3620.7%96.6%
34Virginia$116,510,2170.7%97.3%
35New Mexico$94,938,9790.6%97.9%
36Maryland$67,182,9150.4%98.3%
37Utah$46,729,3680.3%98.6%
38Wyoming$44,274,6290.3%98.9%
39Vermont$42,473,6610.3%99.1%
40Maine$24,212,9430.1%99.3%
41Delaware$19,526,5660.1%99.4%
42West Virginia$16,915,5790.1%99.5%
43New Jersey$15,823,7750.1%99.6%
44Connecticut$13,153,6340.1%99.7%
45Nevada$12,675,2410.1%99.8%
46Hawaii$12,251,8110.1%99.8%
47Massachusetts$12,208,6080.1%99.9%
48New Hampshire$8,191,7120.1%100.0%
49Alaska$4,034,5250.0%100.0%
50Rhode Island$2,656,0970.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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