Commodity subsidies in New York totaled $1.6 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%21%299$322,490,193$1,078,563
Top 2%31%599$481,834,505$804,398
Top 3%38%898$596,178,648$663,896
Top 4%44%1,198$687,424,533$573,810
Top 5%49%1,497$763,628,269$510,106
Top 6%53%1,797$829,304,677$461,494
Top 7%57%2,096$886,113,117$422,764
Top 8%60%2,396$935,788,792$390,563
Top 9%63%2,695$980,180,513$363,703
Top 10%65%2,995$1,020,785,736$340,830
Top 11%68%3,295$1,057,959,528$321,080
Top 12%70%3,594$1,091,865,079$303,802
Top 13%72%3,894$1,123,184,346$288,440
Top 14%74%4,193$1,151,946,219$274,731
Top 15%75%4,493$1,178,411,890$262,277
Top 16%77%4,792$1,202,723,134$250,986
Top 17%78%5,092$1,225,318,316$240,636
Top 18%80%5,391$1,246,308,150$231,183
Top 19%81%5,691$1,265,912,044$222,441
Top 20%82%5,991$1,284,164,243$214,349
Remaining 80% of recips.18%23,964$277,797,206$11,592

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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