Wheat Subsidies in Desha County, Arkansas totaled $16.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 68 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%19%12$2,460,131$205,011
Top 2%30%25$3,949,092$157,964
Top 3%38%38$5,002,927$131,656
Top 4%44%51$5,852,489$114,755
Top 5%50%64$6,578,067$102,782
Top 6%54%77$7,220,115$93,768
Top 7%59%90$7,774,192$86,380
Top 8%62%103$8,245,210$80,051
Top 9%65%116$8,649,952$74,569
Top 10%68%129$9,020,861$69,929
Top 11%71%142$9,362,741$65,935
Top 12%73%155$9,677,784$62,437
Top 13%75%168$9,964,843$59,315
Top 14%77%181$10,225,600$56,495
Top 15%79%194$10,456,947$53,902
Top 16%80%207$10,670,395$51,548
Top 17%82%220$10,864,037$49,382
Top 18%83%233$11,040,757$47,385
Top 19%84%246$11,204,654$45,547
Top 20%86%259$11,352,744$43,833
Remaining 80% of recips.14%1,036$1,913,089$1,847

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

 

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