Commodity subsidies in Alabama totaled $2.2 billion from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, 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 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%41%474$920,022,685$1,940,976
Top 2%56%949$1,259,157,795$1,326,826
Top 3%65%1,424$1,465,855,447$1,029,393
Top 4%71%1,899$1,598,137,253$841,568
Top 5%75%2,374$1,693,509,856$713,357
Top 6%79%2,848$1,765,914,858$620,054
Top 7%81%3,323$1,822,767,174$548,531
Top 8%83%3,798$1,868,890,223$492,072
Top 9%85%4,273$1,907,149,100$446,326
Top 10%86%4,748$1,939,300,766$408,446
Top 11%87%5,223$1,966,569,996$376,521
Top 12%89%5,697$1,989,982,108$349,304
Top 13%89%6,172$2,010,531,839$325,750
Top 14%90%6,647$2,028,639,507$305,196
Top 15%91%7,122$2,044,826,065$287,114
Top 16%92%7,597$2,059,333,656$271,072
Top 17%92%8,072$2,072,460,803$256,747
Top 18%93%8,546$2,084,335,662$243,896
Top 19%93%9,021$2,095,158,749$232,253
Top 20%94%9,496$2,105,068,401$221,679
Remaining 80% of recips.6%37,987$142,849,540$3,760

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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