Corn Subsidies in Maine totaled $31.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of corn subsidy recipients were paid 73 percent of corn subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%23%14$7,223,027$515,930
Top 1%23%14$7,223,027$515,930
Top 2%36%29$10,988,645$378,919
Top 2%36%29$10,988,645$378,919
Top 3%44%44$13,664,307$310,552
Top 3%44%44$13,664,307$310,552
Top 4%51%59$15,737,871$266,744
Top 4%51%59$15,737,871$266,744
Top 5%56%74$17,370,918$234,742
Top 5%56%74$17,370,918$234,742
Top 6%61%89$18,762,934$210,819
Top 6%61%89$18,762,934$210,819
Top 7%64%104$19,918,356$191,523
Top 7%64%104$19,918,356$191,523
Top 8%68%119$20,887,696$175,527
Top 8%68%119$20,887,696$175,527
Top 9%70%134$21,731,354$162,174
Top 9%70%134$21,731,354$162,174
Top 10%73%149$22,456,799$150,717
Top 10%73%149$22,456,799$150,717
Top 11%75%164$23,059,166$140,605
Top 11%75%164$23,059,166$140,605
Top 12%76%179$23,594,924$131,815
Top 12%76%179$23,594,924$131,815
Top 13%78%194$24,085,196$124,151
Top 13%78%194$24,085,196$124,151
Top 14%79%209$24,537,752$117,406
Top 14%79%209$24,537,752$117,406
Top 15%81%224$24,941,100$111,344
Top 15%81%224$24,941,100$111,344
Top 16%82%239$25,312,076$105,908
Top 16%82%239$25,312,076$105,908
Top 17%83%254$25,658,595$101,018
Top 17%83%254$25,658,595$101,018
Top 18%84%269$25,977,869$96,572
Top 18%84%269$25,977,869$96,572
Top 19%85%284$26,276,908$92,524
Top 19%85%284$26,276,908$92,524
Top 20%86%299$26,550,817$88,799
Top 20%86%299$26,550,817$88,799
Remaining 80% of recips.14%1,198$4,337,884$3,621
Remaining 80% of recips.14%1,198$4,337,884$3,621

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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