Commodity subsidies in Nebraska totaled $15.4 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 66 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%1,518$2,376,251,480$1,565,383
Top 2%26%3,037$3,917,074,365$1,289,784
Top 3%34%4,555$5,157,991,607$1,132,380
Top 4%40%6,074$6,201,839,101$1,021,047
Top 5%46%7,592$7,099,507,343$935,130
Top 6%51%9,111$7,882,276,086$865,138
Top 7%56%10,629$8,570,406,754$806,323
Top 8%60%12,148$9,179,482,262$755,637
Top 9%63%13,666$9,720,112,183$711,262
Top 10%66%15,185$10,201,336,580$671,804
Top 11%69%16,703$10,632,382,884$636,555
Top 12%72%18,222$11,020,902,879$604,813
Top 13%74%19,740$11,370,512,982$576,014
Top 14%76%21,259$11,685,404,255$549,669
Top 15%78%22,777$11,970,184,134$525,538
Top 16%80%24,296$12,229,012,277$503,334
Top 17%81%25,814$12,463,738,681$482,829
Top 18%83%27,333$12,676,891,258$463,794
Top 19%84%28,851$12,870,626,488$446,107
Top 20%85%30,370$13,047,275,764$429,611
Remaining 80% of recips.15%121,482$2,315,933,437$19,064

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

 

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