Commodity subsidies in Kansas totaled $13.3 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 74 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%22%2,214$2,934,670,064$1,325,506
Top 2%34%4,428$4,559,864,848$1,029,780
Top 3%43%6,642$5,768,158,744$868,437
Top 4%51%8,856$6,718,871,586$758,680
Top 5%56%11,070$7,495,454,610$677,096
Top 6%61%13,285$8,138,845,313$612,634
Top 7%65%15,499$8,678,940,601$559,968
Top 8%69%17,713$9,137,592,412$515,869
Top 9%72%19,927$9,531,202,574$478,306
Top 10%74%22,141$9,869,942,828$445,777
Top 11%77%24,356$10,164,594,145$417,334
Top 12%78%26,570$10,422,897,750$392,281
Top 13%80%28,784$10,652,243,017$370,075
Top 14%82%30,998$10,856,413,692$350,229
Top 15%83%33,212$11,039,087,344$332,382
Top 16%84%35,427$11,203,495,318$316,242
Top 17%85%37,641$11,351,666,928$301,577
Top 18%86%39,855$11,486,104,720$288,197
Top 19%87%42,069$11,608,974,906$275,951
Top 20%88%44,283$11,721,376,184$264,692
Remaining 80% of recips.12%177,136$1,566,115,522$8,841

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

 

Farm Subsidies Education

AgMag