Dairy Program Subsidies in South Carolina totaled $16.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of dairy program subsidy recipients were paid 42 percent of dairy program subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%5%2$807,789$403,894
Top 2%11%5$1,895,673$379,135
Top 3%17%8$2,854,492$356,812
Top 4%20%10$3,427,650$342,765
Top 5%25%13$4,187,207$322,093
Top 6%29%16$4,894,002$305,875
Top 7%33%19$5,532,744$291,197
Top 8%35%21$5,938,915$282,805
Top 9%39%24$6,524,027$271,834
Top 10%42%27$7,059,002$261,445
Top 11%44%29$7,391,858$254,892
Top 12%46%32$7,862,773$245,712
Top 13%49%35$8,297,249$237,064
Top 14%51%38$8,686,428$228,590
Top 15%53%40$8,937,029$223,426
Top 16%55%43$9,301,770$216,320
Top 17%57%46$9,650,210$209,787
Top 18%58%48$9,874,601$205,721
Top 19%60%51$10,199,672$199,994
Top 20%62%54$10,513,175$194,688
Remaining 80% of recips.38%218$6,407,805$29,394

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

 

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