Total Market Facilitation Program payments in California totaled $453 million from 2018-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Total Market Facilitation Program payment recipients were paid 57 percent of Total Market Facilitation Program recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%13%118$60,373,207$511,637
Top 2%22%237$98,293,230$414,739
Top 3%29%356$129,110,054$362,669
Top 4%34%475$155,824,696$328,052
Top 5%39%594$178,657,322$300,770
Top 6%44%713$198,267,524$278,075
Top 7%48%832$215,756,710$259,323
Top 8%51%950$231,434,181$243,615
Top 9%54%1,069$245,872,156$230,002
Top 10%57%1,188$258,739,397$217,794
Top 11%60%1,307$270,385,085$206,875
Top 12%62%1,426$281,005,473$197,059
Top 13%64%1,545$290,755,199$188,191
Top 14%66%1,664$299,734,277$180,129
Top 15%68%1,783$308,058,296$172,775
Top 16%70%1,901$315,833,712$166,141
Top 17%71%2,020$323,162,729$159,982
Top 18%73%2,139$329,978,055$154,267
Top 19%74%2,258$336,338,053$148,954
Top 20%76%2,377$342,352,437$144,027
Remaining 80% of recips.24%9,510$110,740,529$11,645

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

 

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