Commodity subsidies in Mississippi totaled $7.5 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 87 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%40%544$2,988,875,932$5,494,257
Top 2%54%1,089$4,048,960,135$3,718,053
Top 3%63%1,633$4,701,382,783$2,878,985
Top 4%69%2,178$5,165,320,549$2,371,589
Top 5%74%2,722$5,520,591,880$2,028,138
Top 6%78%3,267$5,802,583,892$1,776,120
Top 7%81%3,811$6,031,935,939$1,582,770
Top 8%83%4,356$6,224,254,445$1,428,892
Top 9%85%4,900$6,385,190,349$1,303,100
Top 10%87%5,445$6,521,777,082$1,197,755
Top 11%89%5,990$6,638,707,515$1,108,298
Top 12%90%6,534$6,738,244,633$1,031,259
Top 13%91%7,079$6,824,142,586$963,998
Top 14%92%7,623$6,898,493,216$904,958
Top 15%93%8,168$6,962,835,088$852,453
Top 16%94%8,712$7,018,852,073$805,653
Top 17%94%9,257$7,068,226,012$763,555
Top 18%95%9,801$7,111,061,379$725,544
Top 19%96%10,346$7,148,463,590$690,940
Top 20%96%10,891$7,181,178,609$659,368
Remaining 80% of recips.4%43,564$304,255,578$6,984

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

 

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