Commodity subsidies in the United States totaled $198.2 billion from 1995-2016.

From 1995 to 2016, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 77 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2016 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%26%30,576$51,149,049,168$1,672,850
Top 2%38%61,153$75,237,665,906$1,230,318
Top 3%47%91,730$92,970,893,016$1,013,528
Top 4%54%122,307$106,896,068,090$873,998
Top 5%60%152,884$118,211,314,462$773,209
Top 6%64%183,461$127,614,562,635$695,595
Top 7%68%214,038$135,529,313,607$633,202
Top 8%72%244,615$142,262,349,345$581,577
Top 9%75%275,192$148,041,214,726$537,956
Top 10%77%305,769$153,044,152,440$500,522
Top 11%79%336,345$157,403,407,377$467,982
Top 12%81%366,922$161,221,132,480$439,388
Top 13%83%397,499$164,585,382,430$414,052
Top 14%85%428,076$167,560,408,694$391,427
Top 15%86%458,653$170,205,406,514$371,098
Top 16%87%489,230$172,569,244,305$352,736
Top 17%88%519,807$174,687,594,507$336,062
Top 18%89%550,384$176,592,756,092$320,854
Top 19%90%580,961$178,312,123,512$306,926
Top 20%91%611,538$179,869,490,019$294,126
Remaining 80% of recips.9%2,446,152$18,340,660,662$7,498
 

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