Commodity subsidies in Nebraska totaled $14.4 billion from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 65 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%1,441$2,084,660,943$1,446,677
Top 1%15%1,446$2,150,536,320$1,487,231
Top 2%25%2,883$3,458,680,849$1,199,681
Top 2%25%2,893$3,564,721,544$1,232,189
Top 3%33%4,325$4,573,774,018$1,057,520
Top 3%33%4,340$4,711,503,885$1,085,600
Top 4%40%5,767$5,512,142,023$955,808
Top 4%40%5,786$5,676,341,267$981,048
Top 5%45%7,209$6,321,354,588$876,870
Top 5%45%7,233$6,510,575,763$900,121
Top 6%50%8,651$7,028,563,763$812,457
Top 6%50%8,680$7,239,210,817$834,010
Top 7%55%10,093$7,651,495,642$758,099
Top 7%55%10,127$7,881,334,070$778,250
Top 8%59%11,535$8,203,149,330$711,153
Top 8%59%11,573$8,449,242,627$730,082
Top 9%62%12,977$8,694,684,502$670,007
Top 9%62%13,020$8,956,347,584$687,892
Top 10%65%14,419$9,134,894,487$633,532
Top 10%65%14,467$9,410,191,083$650,459
Top 11%68%15,861$9,530,941,862$600,904
Top 11%68%15,914$9,818,640,663$616,981
Top 12%71%17,303$9,889,269,468$571,535
Top 12%71%17,360$10,187,000,945$586,809
Top 13%73%18,745$10,212,644,655$544,820
Top 13%73%18,807$10,519,792,568$559,355
Top 14%75%20,187$10,504,258,130$520,348
Top 14%75%20,254$10,820,245,742$534,228
Top 15%77%21,629$10,768,861,599$497,890
Top 15%77%21,701$11,092,574,224$511,155
Top 16%79%23,071$11,009,441,296$477,198
Top 16%79%23,147$11,340,145,667$489,919
Top 17%80%24,513$11,228,501,962$458,063
Top 17%80%24,594$11,565,340,570$470,250
Top 18%82%25,955$11,428,054,000$440,303
Top 18%82%26,041$11,770,899,258$452,014
Top 19%83%27,397$11,609,731,315$423,759
Top 19%83%27,488$11,957,803,013$435,019
Top 20%84%28,839$11,775,278,298$408,311
Top 20%84%28,934$12,128,099,631$419,164
Remaining 80% of recips.16%115,357$2,181,180,738$18,908
Remaining 80% of recips.16%115,740$2,242,876,139$19,379

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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