Commodity subsidies in Cook County, Illinois totaled $8.0 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 63 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%9%1$715,352$715,352
Top 2%23%3$1,811,947$603,982
Top 3%28%4$2,289,378$572,345
Top 4%37%6$2,994,262$499,044
Top 5%44%8$3,521,331$440,166
Top 6%47%9$3,757,500$417,500
Top 7%52%11$4,164,605$378,600
Top 8%57%13$4,559,053$350,696
Top 9%59%14$4,748,635$339,188
Top 10%63%16$5,100,001$318,750
Top 11%67%18$5,422,641$301,258
Top 12%69%19$5,577,817$293,569
Top 13%73%21$5,875,321$279,777
Top 14%75%22$6,003,475$272,885
Top 15%77%24$6,218,598$259,108
Top 16%79%26$6,374,261$245,164
Top 17%80%27$6,448,097$238,818
Top 18%82%29$6,570,153$226,557
Top 19%83%31$6,684,001$215,613
Top 20%84%32$6,738,555$210,580
Remaining 80% of recips.16%132$1,301,459$9,860

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

 

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