Commodity subsidies in Mercer County, Illinois totaled $220 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, 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 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%12%21$27,010,050$1,286,193
Top 2%22%42$47,909,959$1,140,713
Top 3%30%64$65,562,090$1,024,408
Top 4%36%85$80,159,720$943,056
Top 5%42%107$93,294,700$871,913
Top 6%47%128$104,197,634$814,044
Top 7%52%150$114,269,764$761,798
Top 8%56%171$122,846,688$718,402
Top 9%60%193$131,184,943$679,715
Top 10%63%214$138,473,517$647,073
Top 11%66%236$145,107,753$614,863
Top 12%69%257$150,770,130$586,654
Top 13%71%279$156,151,092$559,681
Top 14%73%300$160,748,347$535,828
Top 15%75%322$165,246,304$513,187
Top 16%77%343$169,082,302$492,951
Top 17%78%364$172,512,958$473,937
Top 18%80%386$175,775,468$455,377
Top 19%81%407$178,659,718$438,967
Top 20%83%429$181,460,457$422,985
Remaining 80% of recips.18%1,718$38,481,478$22,399

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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