Commodity subsidies in North Dakota totaled $8.5 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%14%780$1,173,987,995$1,505,113
Top 2%23%1,561$1,969,715,296$1,261,829
Top 3%31%2,341$2,634,529,186$1,125,386
Top 4%38%3,122$3,207,572,560$1,027,410
Top 5%44%3,903$3,711,202,012$950,859
Top 6%49%4,683$4,159,902,266$888,299
Top 7%54%5,464$4,562,596,471$835,029
Top 8%58%6,245$4,924,901,787$788,615
Top 9%62%7,025$5,250,761,323$747,439
Top 10%65%7,806$5,545,439,221$710,407
Top 11%68%8,587$5,811,210,860$676,745
Top 12%71%9,367$6,049,920,767$645,876
Top 13%74%10,148$6,265,637,189$617,426
Top 14%76%10,928$6,459,371,811$591,085
Top 15%78%11,709$6,634,644,500$566,628
Top 16%80%12,490$6,792,887,135$543,866
Top 17%82%13,270$6,936,250,221$522,702
Top 18%83%14,051$7,066,459,673$502,915
Top 19%85%14,832$7,183,995,526$484,358
Top 20%86%15,612$7,290,259,587$466,965
Remaining 80% of recips.14%62,452$1,211,824,552$19,404

‡ 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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