Commodity subsidies in California totaled $7.3 billion from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, 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 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%24%383$1,732,739,303$4,524,124
Top 2%34%767$2,496,163,164$3,254,450
Top 3%41%1,150$3,027,086,953$2,632,250
Top 4%47%1,534$3,458,743,215$2,254,722
Top 5%52%1,918$3,829,743,577$1,996,738
Top 6%57%2,301$4,154,143,731$1,805,365
Top 7%61%2,685$4,442,563,481$1,654,586
Top 8%64%3,068$4,696,159,770$1,530,691
Top 9%67%3,452$4,921,899,008$1,425,811
Top 10%70%3,836$5,124,170,594$1,335,811
Top 11%73%4,219$5,305,820,265$1,257,601
Top 12%75%4,603$5,469,826,344$1,188,318
Top 13%77%4,986$5,617,573,941$1,126,669
Top 14%79%5,370$5,751,463,107$1,071,036
Top 15%80%5,754$5,872,563,179$1,020,605
Top 16%82%6,137$5,982,684,555$974,855
Top 17%83%6,521$6,084,277,648$933,028
Top 18%85%6,904$6,177,375,683$894,753
Top 19%86%7,288$6,262,698,998$859,317
Top 20%87%7,672$6,340,851,973$826,493
Remaining 80% of recips.13%30,689$958,283,578$31,226
 

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