Dairy Program Subsidies in Illinois totaled $116 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of dairy program subsidy recipients were paid 50 percent of dairy program subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%10%34$11,337,086$333,444
Top 2%17%68$19,406,699$285,393
Top 3%23%103$26,351,956$255,844
Top 4%28%137$32,179,999$234,891
Top 5%32%172$37,524,927$218,168
Top 6%36%206$42,287,377$205,279
Top 7%40%241$46,767,436$194,056
Top 8%44%275$50,828,844$184,832
Top 9%47%310$54,747,980$176,606
Top 10%50%344$58,279,193$169,416
Top 11%53%379$61,635,882$162,628
Top 12%56%413$64,663,226$156,570
Top 13%58%448$67,585,221$150,860
Top 14%61%482$70,205,369$145,654
Top 15%63%517$72,717,975$140,654
Top 16%65%551$75,036,429$136,182
Top 17%67%585$77,235,015$132,026
Top 18%68%620$79,355,972$127,994
Top 19%70%654$81,300,447$124,313
Top 20%72%689$83,198,328$120,752
Remaining 80% of recips.28%2,758$32,725,326$11,866

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

 

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