Wheat Subsidies in Kansas totaled $7.8 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 71 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%20%1,914$1,075,029,012$561,666
Top 2%31%3,829$1,707,734,836$446,000
Top 3%40%5,743$2,182,148,206$379,967
Top 4%47%7,658$2,563,668,068$334,770
Top 5%53%9,572$2,878,666,122$300,738
Top 6%58%11,487$3,143,800,841$273,683
Top 7%62%13,401$3,369,791,237$251,458
Top 8%65%15,316$3,563,301,898$232,652
Top 9%68%17,230$3,730,894,896$216,535
Top 10%71%19,145$3,877,071,365$202,511
Top 11%73%21,059$4,005,206,600$190,190
Top 12%75%22,974$4,118,258,966$179,257
Top 13%77%24,888$4,219,064,324$169,522
Top 14%79%26,803$4,309,552,625$160,786
Top 15%81%28,717$4,391,197,139$152,913
Top 16%82%30,632$4,464,963,878$145,761
Top 17%83%32,546$4,531,933,483$139,247
Top 18%84%34,461$4,593,180,795$133,286
Top 19%85%36,375$4,649,305,235$127,816
Top 20%86%38,290$4,700,971,810$122,773
Remaining 80% of recips.14%153,160$754,124,173$4,924

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

 

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