Commodity subsidies in the United States totaled $205.4 billion from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, 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 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%26%30,883$53,154,601,257$1,721,161
Top 2%38%61,766$78,191,333,361$1,265,928
Top 3%47%92,649$96,590,614,544$1,042,544
Top 4%54%123,532$111,040,424,728$898,880
Top 5%60%154,415$122,777,855,706$795,116
Top 6%65%185,298$132,518,558,650$715,165
Top 7%69%216,181$140,713,078,554$650,904
Top 8%72%247,064$147,680,333,175$597,741
Top 9%75%277,947$153,656,716,098$552,827
Top 10%77%308,830$158,827,460,482$514,288
Top 11%80%339,713$163,327,685,805$480,781
Top 12%81%370,596$167,266,226,703$451,344
Top 13%83%401,479$170,735,435,971$425,266
Top 14%85%432,362$173,803,897,045$401,987
Top 15%86%463,245$176,530,934,012$381,075
Top 16%87%494,128$178,967,179,873$362,188
Top 17%88%525,012$181,149,876,987$345,040
Top 18%89%555,895$183,113,085,758$329,402
Top 19%90%586,778$184,884,927,349$315,085
Top 20%91%617,661$186,488,974,848$301,928
Remaining 80% of recips.9%2,470,645$18,914,195,760$7,656
 

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