Total Margin Protection Program - Dairy payments in California totaled $12.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Total Margin Protection Program - Dairy payment recipients were paid 20 percent of Total Margin Protection Program - Dairy recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%2%4$297,267$74,317
Top 2%5%9$590,421$65,602
Top 3%7%14$876,876$62,634
Top 4%9%19$1,156,585$60,873
Top 5%11%24$1,429,920$59,580
Top 6%13%29$1,687,430$58,187
Top 7%15%34$1,926,365$56,658
Top 8%17%39$2,140,864$54,894
Top 9%18%44$2,339,029$53,160
Top 10%20%49$2,521,491$51,459
Top 11%21%54$2,695,126$49,910
Top 12%23%59$2,861,859$48,506
Top 13%24%64$3,024,176$47,253
Top 14%25%69$3,181,964$46,115
Top 15%26%74$3,337,794$45,105
Top 16%27%79$3,492,570$44,210
Top 17%29%84$3,646,286$43,408
Top 18%30%89$3,797,731$42,671
Top 19%31%94$3,947,997$42,000
Top 20%32%99$4,097,175$41,386
Remaining 80% of recips.68%400$8,607,741$21,519

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

 

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