Commodity subsidies in Alabama totaled $2.1 billion from 1995-2016.

From 1995 to 2016, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 86 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2016 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%41%463$841,455,879$1,817,399
Top 2%56%926$1,152,813,208$1,244,939
Top 3%65%1,389$1,342,451,738$966,488
Top 4%71%1,853$1,463,486,484$789,793
Top 5%75%2,316$1,551,614,460$669,954
Top 6%78%2,779$1,618,133,933$582,272
Top 7%81%3,242$1,670,266,218$515,196
Top 8%83%3,706$1,712,826,119$462,177
Top 9%85%4,169$1,748,099,563$419,309
Top 10%86%4,632$1,777,812,892$383,811
Top 11%87%5,095$1,802,970,921$353,871
Top 12%88%5,559$1,824,880,124$328,275
Top 13%89%6,022$1,843,998,093$306,210
Top 14%90%6,485$1,860,914,490$286,957
Top 15%91%6,948$1,876,038,864$270,011
Top 16%91%7,412$1,889,663,040$254,946
Top 17%92%7,875$1,902,039,315$241,529
Top 18%92%8,338$1,913,252,429$229,462
Top 19%93%8,801$1,923,486,690$218,553
Top 20%93%9,265$1,932,850,118$208,618
Remaining 80% of recips.7%37,061$135,920,215$3,667
 

Farm Subsidies Education

AgMag