Commodity subsidies in Illinois totaled $16.7 billion from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, 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 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%2,528$3,054,762,119$1,208,371
Top 2%30%5,056$4,943,517,001$977,753
Top 3%38%7,584$6,399,085,120$843,761
Top 4%45%10,112$7,592,635,584$750,854
Top 5%51%12,640$8,591,385,096$679,698
Top 6%56%15,168$9,442,123,537$622,503
Top 7%61%17,696$10,174,548,123$574,963
Top 8%65%20,224$10,808,505,506$534,440
Top 9%68%22,752$11,360,509,475$499,319
Top 10%71%25,280$11,843,120,923$468,478
Top 11%73%27,808$12,266,032,251$441,097
Top 12%76%30,336$12,638,897,908$416,630
Top 13%78%32,864$12,969,319,345$394,636
Top 14%79%35,392$13,264,550,225$374,790
Top 15%81%37,920$13,528,665,557$356,769
Top 16%82%40,448$13,766,422,535$340,349
Top 17%84%42,976$13,981,860,771$325,341
Top 18%85%45,504$14,177,748,740$311,571
Top 19%86%48,032$14,356,401,191$298,892
Top 20%87%50,560$14,520,043,486$287,184
Remaining 80% of recips.13%202,240$2,207,540,321$10,915
 

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