Commodity subsidies in North Dakota totaled $9.5 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 66 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%804$1,391,883,725$1,731,199
Top 2%24%1,609$2,285,774,272$1,420,618
Top 3%32%2,414$3,032,571,385$1,256,243
Top 4%39%3,219$3,672,606,870$1,140,915
Top 5%45%4,024$4,233,933,335$1,052,170
Top 6%50%4,829$4,732,798,045$980,078
Top 7%55%5,634$5,178,820,799$919,209
Top 8%59%6,439$5,579,006,736$866,440
Top 9%63%7,244$5,938,967,896$819,846
Top 10%66%8,049$6,262,301,461$778,022
Top 11%69%8,854$6,553,419,736$740,165
Top 12%72%9,659$6,815,537,968$705,615
Top 13%74%10,464$7,051,639,491$673,895
Top 14%77%11,269$7,265,147,977$644,702
Top 15%79%12,074$7,458,198,298$617,707
Top 16%80%12,879$7,632,274,217$592,614
Top 17%82%13,683$7,789,368,332$569,273
Top 18%84%14,488$7,932,096,940$547,494
Top 19%85%15,293$8,061,290,591$527,123
Top 20%86%16,098$8,178,176,286$508,024
Remaining 80% of recips.14%64,396$1,303,559,116$20,243

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

 

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