Commodity subsidies in Massachusetts totaled $57.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 72 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%24%30$13,606,040$453,535
Top 2%36%60$20,588,550$343,142
Top 3%44%90$25,406,791$282,298
Top 4%51%121$29,163,796$241,023
Top 5%56%151$32,157,027$212,960
Top 6%61%181$34,623,401$191,290
Top 7%64%211$36,641,707$173,657
Top 8%67%242$38,425,813$158,784
Top 9%70%272$39,930,098$146,802
Top 10%72%302$41,257,801$136,615
Top 11%74%332$42,454,085$127,874
Top 12%76%363$43,533,645$119,927
Top 13%78%393$44,473,088$113,163
Top 14%79%423$45,309,445$107,115
Top 15%81%453$46,054,499$101,666
Top 16%82%484$46,754,696$96,601
Top 17%83%514$47,362,820$92,146
Top 18%84%544$47,926,879$88,101
Top 19%85%574$48,445,881$84,400
Top 20%86%605$48,930,555$80,877
Remaining 80% of recips.14%2,421$8,221,720$3,396

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

 

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