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$302,269,857$810,375
Top 2%29%746$453,402,013$607,778
Top 3%36%1,119$565,941,869$505,757
Top 4%42%1,493$657,470,571$440,369
Top 5%47%1,866$734,730,381$393,746
Top 6%51%2,239$801,445,002$357,948
Top 7%55%2,612$859,477,384$329,050
Top 8%58%2,986$911,378,189$305,217
Top 9%61%3,359$957,788,601$285,141
Top 10%64%3,732$999,762,994$267,889
Top 11%66%4,105$1,038,035,317$252,871
Top 12%69%4,479$1,073,215,591$239,611
Top 13%71%4,852$1,105,519,697$227,848
Top 14%73%5,225$1,135,279,930$217,278
Top 15%74%5,598$1,162,775,822$207,713
Top 16%76%5,972$1,188,425,335$199,000
Top 17%78%6,345$1,212,392,033$191,078
Top 18%79%6,718$1,234,760,667$183,799
Top 19%80%7,091$1,255,663,881$177,079
Top 20%82%7,465$1,275,203,762$170,824
Remaining 80% of recips.18%29,861$287,319,826$9,622

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

 

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