Commodity subsidies in Connecticut totaled $48.0 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 71 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%21%11$9,951,838$904,713
Top 2%32%22$15,382,876$699,222
Top 3%41%33$19,498,130$590,852
Top 4%48%45$22,983,209$510,738
Top 5%53%56$25,503,576$455,421
Top 6%57%67$27,577,733$411,608
Top 7%61%79$29,501,168$373,433
Top 8%65%90$31,100,474$345,561
Top 9%68%101$32,553,409$322,311
Top 10%71%113$33,964,112$300,567
Top 11%73%124$35,129,082$283,299
Top 12%75%135$36,202,014$268,163
Top 13%78%147$37,252,042$253,415
Top 14%79%158$38,128,684$241,321
Top 15%81%169$38,919,495$230,293
Top 16%83%181$39,713,156$219,410
Top 17%84%192$40,375,271$210,288
Top 18%85%203$40,962,671$201,787
Top 19%87%215$41,533,436$193,179
Top 20%88%226$41,993,407$185,812
Remaining 80% of recips.12%907$5,989,505$6,604

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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