Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payments in California totaled $227 million in 2020‡

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payment recipients were paid 49 percent of Coronavirus Food Assistance Program recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%8%27$17,544,012$649,778
Top 2%14%55$32,174,958$584,999
Top 3%19%82$43,582,023$531,488
Top 4%24%110$54,782,023$498,018
Top 5%29%137$65,582,023$478,701
Top 6%34%165$76,487,806$463,562
Top 7%38%192$86,077,770$448,322
Top 8%42%220$95,099,132$432,269
Top 9%45%248$103,328,216$416,646
Top 10%49%275$110,333,380$401,212
Top 11%51%303$116,763,899$385,359
Top 12%54%330$122,395,330$370,895
Top 13%56%358$127,995,330$357,529
Top 14%59%385$133,395,330$346,481
Top 15%61%413$138,995,330$336,550
Top 16%64%441$144,595,330$327,881
Top 17%66%468$149,995,330$320,503
Top 18%68%496$155,501,789$313,512
Top 19%71%523$160,400,983$306,694
Top 20%73%551$165,037,146$299,523
Remaining 80% of recips.27%2,206$62,418,927$28,295

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

 

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