Livestock Subsidies in California totaled $493 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of livestock subsidy recipients were paid 61 percent of livestock subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%123$79,361,940$645,219
Top 2%25%246$125,443,807$509,934
Top 3%32%369$160,086,312$433,838
Top 4%38%492$188,751,949$383,642
Top 5%43%615$213,262,624$346,768
Top 6%48%738$234,485,020$317,730
Top 7%51%861$253,234,795$294,117
Top 8%55%984$270,082,545$274,474
Top 9%58%1,107$285,296,236$257,720
Top 10%61%1,231$299,320,788$243,153
Top 11%63%1,354$311,987,564$230,419
Top 12%66%1,477$323,431,680$218,979
Top 13%68%1,600$334,006,979$208,754
Top 14%70%1,723$343,706,185$199,481
Top 15%72%1,846$352,618,376$191,018
Top 16%73%1,969$360,793,173$183,237
Top 17%75%2,092$368,362,372$176,081
Top 18%76%2,215$375,512,240$169,531
Top 19%78%2,339$382,220,494$163,412
Top 20%79%2,462$388,394,604$157,756
Remaining 80% of recips.21%9,849$104,726,835$10,633

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

 

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