Wheat Subsidies in Colorado totaled $1.9 billion from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 73 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%22%339$271,229,803$800,088
Top 2%33%678$415,027,723$612,135
Top 3%42%1,017$522,247,125$513,517
Top 4%49%1,356$609,076,926$449,172
Top 5%55%1,695$681,300,369$401,947
Top 6%60%2,035$741,416,457$364,332
Top 7%64%2,374$792,130,553$333,669
Top 8%67%2,713$835,163,464$307,838
Top 9%70%3,052$872,697,005$285,943
Top 10%73%3,391$905,376,054$266,994
Top 11%75%3,731$934,090,819$250,359
Top 12%77%4,070$959,350,042$235,713
Top 13%79%4,409$981,813,014$222,684
Top 14%81%4,748$1,001,923,540$211,020
Top 15%82%5,087$1,020,060,303$200,523
Top 16%83%5,427$1,036,517,425$190,993
Top 17%85%5,766$1,051,313,685$182,330
Top 18%86%6,105$1,064,785,333$174,412
Top 19%87%6,444$1,077,180,773$167,160
Top 20%88%6,783$1,088,560,080$160,484
Remaining 80% of recips.12%27,136$154,918,955$5,709
 

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