Livestock Subsidies in Illinois totaled $103 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%39%246$39,853,369$162,006
Top 2%46%492$47,845,225$97,246
Top 3%51%738$52,336,957$70,917
Top 4%54%984$55,738,928$56,645
Top 5%57%1,231$58,586,556$47,593
Top 6%59%1,477$61,056,409$41,338
Top 7%61%1,723$63,242,422$36,705
Top 8%63%1,969$65,221,394$33,124
Top 9%65%2,215$67,023,908$30,259
Top 10%67%2,462$68,689,764$27,900
Top 11%68%2,708$70,216,770$25,929
Top 12%70%2,954$71,641,505$24,252
Top 13%71%3,200$72,976,912$22,805
Top 14%72%3,446$74,229,776$21,541
Top 15%73%3,693$75,464,776$20,435
Top 16%74%3,939$76,694,776$19,471
Top 17%76%4,185$77,921,880$18,619
Top 18%77%4,431$79,096,600$17,851
Top 19%78%4,677$80,200,474$17,148
Top 20%79%4,924$81,250,028$16,501
Remaining 80% of recips.21%19,697$21,706,927$1,102

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

 

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