Wheat Subsidies in Lafayette County, Arkansas totaled $12.4 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 70 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%23%4$2,430,038$607,509
Top 2%34%8$3,550,039$443,755
Top 3%42%12$4,421,128$368,427
Top 4%49%16$5,112,960$319,560
Top 5%54%20$5,643,545$282,177
Top 6%59%25$6,179,622$247,185
Top 7%63%29$6,534,227$225,318
Top 8%65%33$6,836,119$207,155
Top 9%68%37$7,110,671$192,180
Top 10%70%41$7,348,364$179,228
Top 11%72%45$7,567,233$168,161
Top 12%75%50$7,810,798$156,216
Top 13%77%54$7,988,419$147,934
Top 14%78%58$8,150,927$140,533
Top 15%80%62$8,305,876$133,966
Top 16%81%66$8,450,445$128,037
Top 17%82%71$8,605,451$121,204
Top 18%84%75$8,717,648$116,235
Top 19%85%79$8,822,801$111,681
Top 20%85%83$8,921,554$107,489
Remaining 80% of recips.15%335$1,517,448$4,530

‡ 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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