Commodity subsidies in Louisiana totaled $4.9 billion from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 83 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%31%600$1,511,343,848$2,518,906
Top 2%44%1,200$2,139,245,672$1,782,705
Top 3%53%1,800$2,606,016,864$1,447,787
Top 4%61%2,400$2,968,581,945$1,236,909
Top 5%66%3,000$3,253,079,959$1,084,360
Top 6%71%3,600$3,480,616,502$966,838
Top 7%75%4,200$3,665,400,514$872,714
Top 8%78%4,800$3,818,518,139$795,525
Top 9%81%5,400$3,945,511,865$730,650
Top 10%83%6,000$4,051,683,298$675,281
Top 11%85%6,600$4,141,942,963$627,567
Top 12%86%7,200$4,219,458,855$586,036
Top 13%88%7,801$4,286,893,612$549,531
Top 14%89%8,401$4,345,140,826$517,217
Top 15%90%9,001$4,395,822,640$488,370
Top 16%91%9,601$4,440,772,326$462,532
Top 17%92%10,201$4,480,517,907$439,223
Top 18%92%10,801$4,515,453,542$418,059
Top 19%93%11,401$4,546,352,257$398,768
Top 20%93%12,001$4,573,804,763$381,119
Remaining 80% of recips.7%48,007$319,424,684$6,654
 

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