Dairy Program Subsidies in Montana totaled $17.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of dairy program subsidy recipients were paid 38 percent of dairy program subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%4%2$657,440$328,720
Top 2%9%5$1,597,523$319,505
Top 3%13%7$2,206,652$315,236
Top 4%18%10$3,030,705$303,071
Top 5%21%12$3,555,646$296,304
Top 6%25%15$4,326,648$288,443
Top 7%28%17$4,823,121$283,713
Top 8%32%20$5,514,206$275,710
Top 9%35%22$5,955,273$270,694
Top 10%38%25$6,574,800$262,992
Top 11%40%27$6,945,627$257,245
Top 12%43%30$7,476,292$249,210
Top 13%45%32$7,823,453$244,483
Top 14%48%35$8,330,828$238,024
Top 15%50%37$8,659,638$234,044
Top 16%53%40$9,132,204$228,305
Top 17%55%42$9,438,465$224,725
Top 18%57%45$9,881,410$219,587
Top 19%59%47$10,170,822$216,400
Top 20%62%50$10,587,942$211,759
Remaining 80% of recips.38%201$6,618,279$32,927

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

 

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