Livestock Subsidies in Michigan totaled $29.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of livestock subsidy recipients were paid 57 percent of livestock subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%23%97$6,721,974$69,299
Top 2%31%195$9,051,584$46,418
Top 3%36%293$10,709,726$36,552
Top 4%41%391$11,996,458$30,681
Top 5%44%489$13,086,922$26,763
Top 6%47%586$14,026,601$23,936
Top 7%50%684$14,866,158$21,734
Top 8%53%782$15,624,015$19,980
Top 9%55%880$16,318,187$18,543
Top 10%57%978$16,957,923$17,339
Top 11%59%1,075$17,541,450$16,318
Top 12%61%1,173$18,091,611$15,423
Top 13%63%1,271$18,613,342$14,645
Top 14%65%1,369$19,107,893$13,958
Top 15%66%1,467$19,597,706$13,359
Top 16%68%1,564$20,064,584$12,829
Top 17%69%1,662$20,506,288$12,338
Top 18%71%1,760$20,921,391$11,887
Top 19%72%1,858$21,315,116$11,472
Top 20%73%1,956$21,689,232$11,089
Remaining 80% of recips.27%7,824$7,898,604$1,010

‡ 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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