Commodity subsidies in California totaled $7.2 billion from 1995-2016.

From 1995 to 2016, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 70 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2016 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%24%382$1,721,099,458$4,505,496
Top 2%34%764$2,478,054,518$3,243,527
Top 3%42%1,146$3,005,890,390$2,622,941
Top 4%47%1,528$3,432,784,525$2,246,587
Top 5%52%1,910$3,800,530,975$1,989,807
Top 6%57%2,292$4,123,030,706$1,798,879
Top 7%61%2,674$4,408,842,029$1,648,782
Top 8%64%3,056$4,660,575,425$1,525,057
Top 9%67%3,438$4,884,279,448$1,420,675
Top 10%70%3,820$5,084,926,832$1,331,133
Top 11%73%4,202$5,265,292,757$1,253,044
Top 12%75%4,584$5,427,231,008$1,183,951
Top 13%77%4,966$5,573,886,930$1,122,410
Top 14%79%5,348$5,706,699,110$1,067,072
Top 15%80%5,730$5,826,881,768$1,016,908
Top 16%82%6,112$5,936,272,526$971,249
Top 17%83%6,494$6,036,979,482$929,624
Top 18%85%6,876$6,129,585,146$891,446
Top 19%86%7,258$6,214,188,989$856,185
Top 20%87%7,641$6,291,778,753$823,423
Remaining 80% of recips.13%30,564$950,717,924$31,106
 

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