Total Subsidies payments in Illinois totaled $2.0 billion in 2019

In 2019, the top 10 percent of recipients were paid 60 percent of all USDA subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 2019 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%1,036$258,550,141$249,566
Top 2%25%2,072$402,174,259$194,100
Top 3%32%3,108$514,163,090$165,432
Top 4%37%4,145$607,189,885$146,487
Top 5%42%5,181$687,015,064$132,603
Top 6%46%6,217$756,712,917$121,717
Top 7%50%7,253$818,779,925$112,888
Top 8%54%8,290$874,313,843$105,466
Top 9%57%9,326$924,388,496$99,120
Top 10%60%10,362$970,146,558$93,625
Top 11%62%11,398$1,012,120,558$88,798
Top 12%64%12,435$1,050,683,490$84,494
Top 13%67%13,471$1,086,055,872$80,622
Top 14%69%14,507$1,118,571,725$77,106
Top 15%70%15,543$1,148,572,058$73,896
Top 16%72%16,580$1,176,357,176$70,950
Top 17%74%17,616$1,202,105,690$68,239
Top 18%75%18,652$1,225,945,322$65,727
Top 19%77%19,688$1,248,127,256$63,395
Top 20%78%20,725$1,268,858,758$61,224
Remaining 80% of recips.22%82,900$361,760,573$4,364
 

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