Soybean Subsidies in Kentucky totaled $791 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of soybean subsidy recipients were paid 83 percent of soybean subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%31%357$108,336,289$303,463
Top 2%45%714$158,146,856$221,494
Top 3%54%1,071$192,887,957$180,101
Top 4%62%1,428$219,042,081$153,391
Top 5%67%1,786$239,149,224$133,902
Top 6%72%2,143$254,953,389$118,970
Top 7%75%2,500$267,564,155$107,026
Top 8%78%2,857$277,791,289$97,232
Top 9%81%3,214$286,201,519$89,048
Top 10%83%3,572$293,228,702$82,091
Top 11%84%3,929$299,192,383$76,150
Top 12%86%4,286$304,296,327$70,998
Top 13%87%4,643$308,675,705$66,482
Top 14%88%5,000$312,452,038$62,490
Top 15%89%5,358$315,810,287$58,942
Top 16%90%5,715$318,784,066$55,780
Top 17%91%6,072$321,428,424$52,936
Top 18%91%6,429$323,807,743$50,367
Top 19%92%6,786$325,969,972$48,036
Top 20%92%7,144$327,936,794$45,904
Remaining 80% of recips.8%28,576$26,748,584$936

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

 

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