Commodity subsidies in Arizona totaled $1.4 billion from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 89 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%39%104$537,028,787$5,163,738
Top 2%53%208$737,572,996$3,546,024
Top 3%63%312$864,932,896$2,772,221
Top 4%69%417$958,346,876$2,298,194
Top 5%75%521$1,031,042,839$1,978,969
Top 6%79%625$1,089,823,944$1,743,718
Top 7%82%729$1,137,114,491$1,559,828
Top 8%85%834$1,176,298,152$1,410,429
Top 9%87%938$1,209,115,211$1,289,035
Top 10%89%1,042$1,237,240,051$1,187,370
Top 11%91%1,146$1,261,005,102$1,100,353
Top 12%93%1,251$1,281,223,724$1,024,160
Top 13%94%1,355$1,298,057,165$957,976
Top 14%95%1,459$1,312,206,898$899,388
Top 15%96%1,564$1,324,129,273$846,630
Top 16%96%1,668$1,334,351,473$799,971
Top 17%97%1,772$1,343,075,174$757,943
Top 18%98%1,876$1,350,361,831$719,809
Top 19%98%1,981$1,356,554,540$684,783
Top 20%98%2,085$1,361,662,073$653,075
Remaining 80% of recips.2%8,342$22,196,641$2,661

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

 

Farm Subsidies Education

AgMag