Peanut Subsidies in North Carolina totaled $492 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of peanut subsidy recipients were paid 77 percent of peanut subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%30%201$136,383,888$678,527
Top 2%44%403$196,616,993$487,883
Top 3%53%605$236,707,676$391,252
Top 4%59%807$265,877,465$329,464
Top 5%64%1,009$287,683,512$285,117
Top 6%68%1,211$304,926,659$251,797
Top 7%71%1,413$318,765,409$225,595
Top 8%73%1,615$330,164,162$204,436
Top 9%76%1,817$339,932,192$187,084
Top 10%77%2,019$348,446,083$172,584
Top 11%79%2,221$355,850,211$160,221
Top 12%81%2,423$362,428,723$149,579
Top 13%82%2,625$368,321,325$140,313
Top 14%83%2,827$373,634,191$132,166
Top 15%84%3,029$378,454,163$124,944
Top 16%85%3,231$382,843,797$118,491
Top 17%86%3,432$386,848,506$112,718
Top 18%87%3,634$390,557,459$107,473
Top 19%88%3,836$394,002,768$102,712
Top 20%88%4,038$397,196,555$98,365
Remaining 80% of recips.12%16,156$52,981,760$3,279

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

 

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