Livestock Subsidies in Kentucky totaled $151 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of livestock subsidy recipients were paid 58 percent of livestock subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%22%528$33,572,288$63,584
Top 2%30%1,056$45,523,906$43,110
Top 3%36%1,584$54,183,160$34,207
Top 4%41%2,113$61,221,232$28,974
Top 5%44%2,641$67,110,513$25,411
Top 6%48%3,169$72,231,202$22,793
Top 7%51%3,698$76,794,703$20,767
Top 8%54%4,226$80,895,795$19,142
Top 9%56%4,754$84,632,127$17,802
Top 10%58%5,282$88,064,049$16,672
Top 11%60%5,811$91,229,204$15,699
Top 12%62%6,339$94,149,901$14,852
Top 13%64%6,867$96,868,249$14,106
Top 14%66%7,396$99,418,808$13,442
Top 15%67%7,924$101,798,359$12,847
Top 16%69%8,452$104,026,892$12,308
Top 17%70%8,980$106,125,152$11,818
Top 18%72%9,509$108,110,388$11,369
Top 19%73%10,037$109,987,315$10,958
Top 20%74%10,565$111,764,941$10,579
Remaining 80% of recips.26%42,264$39,410,914$932

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

 

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