Total Market Facilitation Program payments in the United States totaled $23.2 billion from 2018-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Total Market Facilitation Program payment recipients were paid 58 percent of Total Market Facilitation Program recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%7,264$3,808,500,719$524,298
Top 2%24%14,529$5,665,851,295$389,968
Top 3%31%21,794$7,148,981,124$328,025
Top 4%36%29,059$8,399,231,489$289,041
Top 5%41%36,323$9,485,384,014$261,140
Top 6%45%43,588$10,446,658,774$239,668
Top 7%49%50,853$11,311,281,275$222,431
Top 8%52%58,118$12,093,613,199$208,087
Top 9%55%65,382$12,808,120,083$195,897
Top 10%58%72,647$13,464,393,775$185,340
Top 11%61%79,912$14,068,330,028$176,048
Top 12%63%87,177$14,625,889,246$167,772
Top 13%65%94,441$15,141,885,224$160,332
Top 14%67%101,706$15,621,048,773$153,590
Top 15%69%108,971$16,066,777,533$147,441
Top 16%71%116,236$16,481,450,407$141,793
Top 17%73%123,500$16,867,948,821$136,583
Top 18%74%130,765$17,229,300,270$131,758
Top 19%76%138,030$17,567,623,418$127,274
Top 20%77%145,295$17,884,587,948$123,092
Remaining 80% of recips.23%581,180$5,293,681,255$9,109

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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