Commodity subsidies in Imperial County, California totaled $147 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 58 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%11%8$16,738,455$2,092,307
Top 2%20%17$29,171,219$1,715,954
Top 3%26%25$38,549,490$1,541,980
Top 4%33%34$48,150,485$1,416,191
Top 5%38%43$56,227,317$1,307,612
Top 6%43%51$62,525,042$1,225,981
Top 7%47%60$68,955,167$1,149,253
Top 8%50%68$74,241,242$1,091,783
Top 9%54%77$79,679,692$1,034,801
Top 10%58%86$84,684,245$984,701
Top 11%60%94$88,771,063$944,373
Top 12%63%103$93,066,481$903,558
Top 13%66%112$97,173,949$867,625
Top 14%68%120$100,503,270$837,527
Top 15%71%129$103,935,728$805,703
Top 16%73%137$106,863,650$780,027
Top 17%75%146$109,858,732$752,457
Top 18%77%155$112,568,588$726,249
Top 19%78%163$114,800,005$704,295
Top 20%80%172$117,096,297$680,792
Remaining 80% of recips.20%690$30,023,669$43,513

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

 

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