Commodity subsidies in Maryland totaled $792 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 71 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%21%108$164,341,231$1,521,678
Top 2%32%217$253,094,113$1,166,332
Top 3%40%326$319,058,715$978,708
Top 4%47%435$372,836,226$857,095
Top 5%53%543$417,259,284$768,433
Top 6%57%652$454,608,040$697,252
Top 7%61%761$485,938,166$638,552
Top 8%65%870$513,267,073$589,962
Top 9%68%979$537,437,097$548,965
Top 10%71%1,087$558,928,175$514,193
Top 11%73%1,196$578,413,479$483,623
Top 12%75%1,305$595,629,388$456,421
Top 13%77%1,414$611,086,148$432,168
Top 14%79%1,523$625,061,304$410,415
Top 15%81%1,631$637,494,234$390,861
Top 16%82%1,740$648,900,375$372,931
Top 17%83%1,849$659,232,474$356,535
Top 18%84%1,958$668,651,820$341,497
Top 19%86%2,067$677,327,157$327,686
Top 20%87%2,175$685,218,143$315,043
Remaining 80% of recips.13%8,704$106,744,519$12,264

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

 

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