Commodity subsidies in Shelby County, Illinois totaled $270 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 67 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%17%57$45,894,988$805,175
Top 2%27%114$73,296,025$642,948
Top 3%35%171$95,133,390$556,336
Top 4%42%228$113,684,079$498,614
Top 5%48%285$129,594,346$454,717
Top 6%53%343$143,562,104$418,548
Top 7%58%400$155,434,193$388,585
Top 8%61%457$165,595,632$362,354
Top 9%65%514$174,295,542$339,096
Top 10%67%571$181,956,758$318,663
Top 11%70%628$188,720,112$300,510
Top 12%72%686$194,680,808$283,791
Top 13%74%743$199,991,958$269,168
Top 14%76%800$204,901,383$256,127
Top 15%78%857$209,346,682$244,279
Top 16%79%914$213,311,535$233,382
Top 17%80%972$217,000,264$223,251
Top 18%82%1,029$220,328,687$214,119
Top 19%83%1,086$223,369,331$205,681
Top 20%84%1,143$226,173,723$197,877
Remaining 80% of recips.16%4,575$43,760,079$9,565

‡ 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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