Wheat Subsidies in Nebraska totaled $1.6 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 75 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%26%817$309,392,793$378,694
Top 2%38%1,634$462,024,074$282,756
Top 3%47%2,451$566,102,516$230,968
Top 4%54%3,268$644,867,100$197,328
Top 5%59%4,085$706,548,390$172,962
Top 6%63%4,902$757,225,270$154,473
Top 7%67%5,719$799,883,083$139,864
Top 8%70%6,536$836,472,195$127,979
Top 9%72%7,353$868,319,186$118,090
Top 10%75%8,170$896,257,499$109,701
Top 11%77%8,987$920,923,526$102,473
Top 12%79%9,804$942,975,730$96,183
Top 13%80%10,621$962,801,966$90,651
Top 14%82%11,438$980,613,815$85,733
Top 15%83%12,255$996,776,485$81,336
Top 16%84%13,072$1,011,421,794$77,373
Top 17%85%13,889$1,024,732,790$73,780
Top 18%86%14,706$1,036,931,775$70,511
Top 19%87%15,523$1,048,131,950$67,521
Top 20%88%16,341$1,058,434,105$64,772
Remaining 80% of recips.12%65,364$142,436,933$2,179

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

 

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