Corn Subsidies in Colorado totaled $1.7 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of corn subsidy recipients were paid 73 percent of corn subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%23%198$258,485,869$1,305,484
Top 2%35%397$399,145,864$1,005,405
Top 3%44%596$498,277,756$836,037
Top 4%50%795$573,669,872$721,597
Top 5%56%994$634,561,904$638,392
Top 6%60%1,193$686,170,635$575,164
Top 7%64%1,391$730,300,689$525,018
Top 8%67%1,590$769,022,833$483,662
Top 9%70%1,789$802,958,876$448,831
Top 10%73%1,988$833,048,621$419,039
Top 11%75%2,187$859,480,557$392,995
Top 12%77%2,386$883,175,967$370,149
Top 13%79%2,585$904,354,306$349,847
Top 14%81%2,783$923,265,803$331,752
Top 15%82%2,982$940,342,708$315,340
Top 16%84%3,181$955,764,256$300,460
Top 17%85%3,380$969,749,723$286,908
Top 18%86%3,579$982,554,966$274,533
Top 19%87%3,778$994,320,887$263,187
Top 20%88%3,977$1,005,063,774$252,719
Remaining 80% of recips.12%15,908$136,180,717$8,561

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

 

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