Commodity subsidies in Erie County, New York totaled $33.1 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 67 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%17%7$5,780,143$825,735
Top 2%28%15$9,399,587$626,639
Top 3%37%23$12,266,566$533,329
Top 4%44%31$14,470,167$466,780
Top 5%49%39$16,303,996$418,051
Top 6%53%46$17,663,962$383,999
Top 7%57%54$19,019,841$352,219
Top 8%61%62$20,202,255$325,843
Top 9%64%70$21,270,934$303,870
Top 10%67%78$22,214,196$284,797
Top 11%70%86$23,082,695$268,403
Top 12%72%93$23,766,814$255,557
Top 13%74%101$24,467,097$242,248
Top 14%76%109$25,095,744$230,236
Top 15%78%117$25,665,054$219,359
Top 16%79%125$26,183,792$209,470
Top 17%80%132$26,601,679$201,528
Top 18%82%140$27,046,464$193,189
Top 19%83%148$27,448,257$185,461
Top 20%84%156$27,821,348$178,342
Remaining 80% of recips.16%626$5,294,682$8,458

‡ 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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