Soybean Subsidies in Mercer County, Illinois totaled $66.9 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of soybean subsidy recipients were paid 56 percent of soybean subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%11%16$4,766,092$297,881
Top 1%11%16$4,766,092$297,881
Top 2%19%32$8,307,578$259,612
Top 2%19%32$8,307,578$259,612
Top 3%26%48$11,244,163$234,253
Top 3%26%48$11,244,163$234,253
Top 4%31%64$13,724,043$214,438
Top 4%31%64$13,724,043$214,438
Top 5%36%80$15,984,336$199,804
Top 5%36%80$15,984,336$199,804
Top 6%41%97$18,187,304$187,498
Top 6%41%97$18,187,304$187,498
Top 7%46%113$20,049,655$177,431
Top 7%46%113$20,049,655$177,431
Top 8%49%129$21,697,142$168,195
Top 8%49%129$21,697,142$168,195
Top 9%53%145$23,189,652$159,929
Top 9%53%145$23,189,652$159,929
Top 10%56%161$24,560,135$152,547
Top 10%56%161$24,560,135$152,547
Top 11%59%177$25,841,155$145,995
Top 11%59%178$25,918,084$145,607
Top 12%62%194$27,099,636$139,689
Top 12%62%194$27,099,636$139,689
Top 13%64%210$28,196,973$134,271
Top 13%64%210$28,196,973$134,271
Top 14%66%226$29,208,457$129,241
Top 14%66%226$29,208,457$129,241
Top 15%69%242$30,144,659$124,565
Top 15%68%242$30,144,659$124,565
Top 16%70%258$31,005,297$120,176
Top 16%71%259$31,056,197$119,908
Top 17%72%275$31,828,704$115,741
Top 17%72%275$31,828,704$115,741
Top 18%74%291$32,529,841$111,786
Top 18%74%291$32,529,841$111,786
Top 19%75%307$33,177,791$108,071
Top 19%75%307$33,177,791$108,071
Top 20%77%323$33,782,266$104,589
Top 20%77%323$33,783,217$104,592
Remaining 80% of recips.23%1,295$10,207,661$7,882
Remaining 80% of recips.23%1,296$10,226,989$7,891

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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