Commodity subsidies in Michigan totaled $4.2 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, 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 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%23%678$966,071,237$1,424,884
Top 2%35%1,356$1,474,477,750$1,087,373
Top 3%44%2,034$1,850,830,086$909,946
Top 4%51%2,712$2,151,437,943$793,303
Top 5%57%3,390$2,399,445,312$707,801
Top 6%61%4,068$2,607,411,045$640,957
Top 7%66%4,746$2,782,870,808$586,361
Top 8%69%5,424$2,934,352,815$540,994
Top 9%72%6,102$3,065,603,492$502,393
Top 10%75%6,780$3,179,925,630$469,016
Top 11%77%7,458$3,279,920,586$439,786
Top 12%79%8,136$3,368,404,603$414,012
Top 13%81%8,814$3,447,130,566$391,097
Top 14%83%9,492$3,517,218,212$370,546
Top 15%84%10,171$3,580,036,570$351,985
Top 16%86%10,849$3,636,097,610$335,155
Top 17%87%11,527$3,686,424,419$319,808
Top 18%88%12,205$3,731,774,846$305,758
Top 19%89%12,883$3,772,538,297$292,831
Top 20%90%13,561$3,809,339,835$280,904
Remaining 80% of recips.10%54,246$432,946,997$7,981

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

 

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