Commodity subsidies in Alabama totaled $2.5 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 87 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%43%534$1,058,434,873$1,982,088
Top 2%58%1,068$1,435,258,274$1,343,875
Top 3%67%1,603$1,658,588,456$1,034,678
Top 4%72%2,137$1,800,383,005$842,482
Top 5%77%2,671$1,903,201,401$712,543
Top 6%80%3,206$1,980,738,695$617,822
Top 7%82%3,740$2,041,015,038$545,726
Top 8%84%4,274$2,089,530,591$488,893
Top 9%86%4,809$2,129,572,941$442,831
Top 10%87%5,343$2,162,921,290$404,814
Top 11%88%5,877$2,190,982,999$372,806
Top 12%89%6,412$2,215,404,162$345,509
Top 13%90%6,946$2,236,643,169$322,004
Top 14%91%7,480$2,255,466,448$301,533
Top 15%91%8,015$2,272,285,975$283,504
Top 16%92%8,549$2,287,332,142$267,556
Top 17%93%9,083$2,300,879,798$253,317
Top 18%93%9,618$2,313,143,053$240,501
Top 19%94%10,152$2,324,299,846$228,950
Top 20%94%10,686$2,334,478,402$218,461
Remaining 80% of recips.6%42,748$151,406,866$3,542

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

 

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