USDA subsidies in California totaled $12.2 billion from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, the top 10 percent of recipients were paid 73 percent of all USDA subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%26%633$2,352,588,852$3,716,570
Top 2%37%1,267$3,310,177,674$2,612,611
Top 3%45%1,901$4,000,576,519$2,104,459
Top 4%51%2,535$4,560,452,523$1,798,995
Top 5%56%3,169$5,027,230,835$1,586,378
Top 6%60%3,803$5,419,365,516$1,425,024
Top 7%64%4,437$5,755,602,386$1,297,183
Top 8%67%5,070$6,047,056,076$1,192,713
Top 9%70%5,704$6,301,212,356$1,104,701
Top 10%73%6,338$6,525,095,295$1,029,520
Top 11%75%6,972$6,723,351,483$964,336
Top 12%77%7,606$6,900,756,363$907,278
Top 13%79%8,240$7,059,842,549$856,777
Top 14%80%8,874$7,202,743,945$811,668
Top 15%82%9,507$7,331,460,167$771,164
Top 16%83%10,141$7,448,940,680$734,537
Top 17%84%10,775$7,556,031,979$701,256
Top 18%85%11,409$7,654,211,425$670,892
Top 19%86%12,043$7,744,126,922$643,040
Top 20%87%12,677$7,827,005,041$617,418
Remaining 80% of recips.13%50,709$1,151,142,413$22,701
 

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