Wheat Subsidies in Shelby County, Illinois totaled $18.9 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 65 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%17%37$3,077,542$83,177
Top 1%17%37$3,077,542$83,177
Top 2%27%74$4,848,233$65,517
Top 2%27%74$4,848,233$65,517
Top 3%35%111$6,236,951$56,189
Top 3%35%111$6,236,951$56,189
Top 4%41%148$7,390,884$49,938
Top 4%41%148$7,390,884$49,938
Top 5%47%185$8,359,779$45,188
Top 5%47%185$8,359,779$45,188
Top 6%51%222$9,193,464$41,412
Top 6%51%222$9,193,464$41,412
Top 7%55%259$9,905,089$38,244
Top 7%55%259$9,905,089$38,244
Top 8%59%296$10,523,155$35,551
Top 8%59%296$10,523,155$35,551
Top 9%62%333$11,080,694$33,275
Top 9%62%333$11,080,694$33,275
Top 10%65%371$11,584,001$31,224
Top 10%65%371$11,584,001$31,224
Top 11%67%408$12,006,752$29,428
Top 11%67%408$12,006,752$29,428
Top 12%69%445$12,393,689$27,851
Top 12%69%445$12,393,689$27,851
Top 13%71%482$12,750,696$26,454
Top 13%71%482$12,750,696$26,454
Top 14%73%519$13,073,926$25,191
Top 14%73%519$13,073,926$25,191
Top 15%74%556$13,369,474$24,046
Top 15%74%556$13,369,474$24,046
Top 16%76%593$13,642,656$23,006
Top 16%76%593$13,642,656$23,006
Top 17%77%630$13,898,080$22,060
Top 17%77%630$13,898,080$22,060
Top 18%79%667$14,136,397$21,194
Top 18%79%667$14,136,397$21,194
Top 19%80%705$14,365,731$20,377
Top 19%80%705$14,365,731$20,377
Top 20%81%742$14,578,256$19,647
Top 20%81%742$14,578,256$19,647
Remaining 80% of recips.19%2,969$3,382,780$1,139
Remaining 80% of recips.19%2,969$3,382,780$1,139

‡ 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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