Commodity subsidies in Maine totaled $86.0 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 75 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%31%59$26,398,259$447,428
Top 2%44%118$37,478,591$317,615
Top 3%52%178$44,446,654$249,700
Top 4%57%237$49,441,221$208,613
Top 5%62%296$53,271,179$179,970
Top 6%65%356$56,321,710$158,207
Top 7%68%415$58,817,623$141,729
Top 8%71%475$60,947,385$128,310
Top 9%73%534$62,766,068$117,539
Top 10%75%593$64,366,325$108,544
Top 11%76%653$65,779,224$100,734
Top 12%78%712$66,993,706$94,092
Top 13%79%772$68,064,026$88,166
Top 14%80%831$68,999,336$83,032
Top 15%81%890$69,844,476$78,477
Top 16%82%950$70,602,409$74,318
Top 17%83%1,009$71,256,145$70,621
Top 18%84%1,069$71,850,254$67,213
Top 19%84%1,128$72,360,498$64,149
Top 20%85%1,187$72,811,703$61,341
Remaining 80% of recips.15%4,752$13,211,370$2,780

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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