Wheat Subsidies in North Carolina totaled $417 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 78 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%28%365$80,884,690$221,602
Top 2%41%730$117,341,011$160,741
Top 3%50%1,096$141,862,292$129,436
Top 4%56%1,461$160,610,157$109,932
Top 5%62%1,827$175,676,355$96,156
Top 6%66%2,192$188,208,195$85,861
Top 7%70%2,558$198,786,956$77,712
Top 8%73%2,923$207,720,632$71,064
Top 9%76%3,288$215,332,370$65,490
Top 10%78%3,654$221,934,513$60,737
Top 11%80%4,019$227,707,673$56,658
Top 12%82%4,385$232,832,747$53,098
Top 13%83%4,750$237,337,969$49,966
Top 14%85%5,116$241,363,428$47,178
Top 15%86%5,481$244,931,664$44,687
Top 16%87%5,846$248,112,636$42,441
Top 17%88%6,212$250,981,727$40,403
Top 18%89%6,577$253,567,891$38,554
Top 19%90%6,943$255,931,838$36,862
Top 20%91%7,308$258,071,793$35,314
Remaining 80% of recips.9%29,235$26,564,159$909

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

 

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