Livestock Subsidies in South Carolina totaled $51.8 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of livestock subsidy recipients were paid 62 percent of livestock subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%20%77$10,243,849$133,037
Top 2%30%154$15,299,544$99,348
Top 3%37%231$18,960,628$82,081
Top 4%42%308$21,871,891$71,013
Top 5%47%385$24,304,378$63,128
Top 6%51%462$26,355,230$57,046
Top 7%54%539$28,149,548$52,226
Top 8%57%616$29,702,202$48,218
Top 9%60%693$31,097,850$44,874
Top 10%62%770$32,374,181$42,044
Top 11%65%847$33,547,028$39,607
Top 12%67%924$34,630,768$37,479
Top 13%69%1,001$35,625,547$35,590
Top 14%71%1,078$36,543,115$33,899
Top 15%72%1,155$37,392,095$32,374
Top 16%74%1,232$38,188,577$30,997
Top 17%75%1,309$38,930,312$29,741
Top 18%76%1,386$39,617,509$28,584
Top 19%78%1,463$40,253,868$27,515
Top 20%79%1,540$40,843,395$26,522
Remaining 80% of recips.21%6,163$10,987,670$1,783

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

 

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