Commodity subsidies in Pennsylvania totaled $1.3 billion from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 63 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%362$240,500,377$664,366
Top 2%27%724$367,466,208$507,550
Top 3%34%1,086$463,703,588$426,983
Top 4%40%1,448$542,713,732$374,802
Top 5%45%1,810$609,831,558$336,924
Top 6%50%2,172$667,939,099$307,523
Top 7%53%2,534$719,244,112$283,837
Top 8%57%2,896$764,902,851$264,124
Top 9%60%3,258$805,827,560$247,338
Top 10%63%3,620$842,850,566$232,832
Top 11%65%3,982$876,706,859$220,167
Top 12%67%4,344$907,814,361$208,981
Top 13%70%4,707$936,533,653$198,966
Top 14%71%5,069$963,147,520$190,007
Top 15%73%5,431$987,911,470$181,902
Top 16%75%5,793$1,010,992,644$174,520
Top 17%77%6,155$1,032,481,345$167,747
Top 18%78%6,517$1,052,520,175$161,504
Top 19%79%6,879$1,071,235,521$155,725
Top 20%81%7,241$1,088,808,931$150,367
Remaining 80% of recips.19%28,967$258,797,989$8,934

‡ 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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