Commodity subsidies in Pennsylvania totaled $1.6 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 64 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%19%373$300,473,678$805,559
Top 2%29%746$450,910,158$604,437
Top 3%36%1,119$563,161,726$503,272
Top 4%42%1,492$654,188,910$438,464
Top 5%47%1,866$731,511,698$392,021
Top 6%51%2,239$798,131,406$356,468
Top 7%55%2,612$856,143,553$327,773
Top 8%58%2,985$907,906,884$304,156
Top 9%61%3,358$954,319,818$284,193
Top 10%64%3,732$996,385,056$266,984
Top 11%66%4,105$1,034,619,729$252,039
Top 12%69%4,478$1,069,657,117$238,869
Top 13%71%4,851$1,101,919,476$227,153
Top 14%73%5,224$1,131,651,395$216,625
Top 15%74%5,598$1,159,194,521$207,073
Top 16%76%5,971$1,184,765,052$198,420
Top 17%78%6,344$1,208,733,633$190,532
Top 18%79%6,717$1,231,101,691$183,281
Top 19%80%7,090$1,251,999,958$176,587
Top 20%82%7,464$1,271,536,876$170,356
Remaining 80% of recips.18%29,856$287,255,024$9,621

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

 

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