Livestock Subsidies in Colorado totaled $322 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of livestock subsidy recipients were paid 67 percent of livestock subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%20%139$64,020,482$460,579
Top 2%30%278$97,882,604$352,096
Top 3%38%417$123,015,767$295,002
Top 4%45%556$143,288,865$257,714
Top 5%50%695$160,343,719$230,710
Top 6%54%834$174,744,164$209,525
Top 7%58%973$187,111,370$192,304
Top 8%62%1,112$197,959,520$178,021
Top 9%65%1,251$207,538,761$165,898
Top 10%67%1,390$215,976,500$155,379
Top 11%69%1,529$223,548,035$146,205
Top 12%72%1,668$230,478,483$138,177
Top 13%74%1,807$236,737,467$131,011
Top 14%75%1,946$242,447,775$124,588
Top 15%77%2,085$247,694,002$118,798
Top 16%78%2,224$252,506,468$113,537
Top 17%80%2,363$256,919,839$108,726
Top 18%81%2,502$260,982,411$104,310
Top 19%82%2,641$264,762,887$100,251
Top 20%83%2,780$268,278,411$96,503
Remaining 80% of recips.17%11,123$53,466,919$4,807

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

 

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