Wheat Subsidies in South Carolina totaled $180 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 76 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%27%171$39,898,274$233,323
Top 2%40%343$58,365,279$170,161
Top 3%49%514$70,940,174$138,016
Top 4%55%686$80,260,299$116,998
Top 5%60%857$87,652,080$102,278
Top 6%65%1,029$93,777,021$91,134
Top 7%68%1,200$98,801,023$82,334
Top 8%71%1,372$103,112,865$75,155
Top 9%74%1,543$106,825,598$69,232
Top 10%76%1,715$110,102,043$64,199
Top 11%78%1,887$112,995,200$59,881
Top 12%80%2,058$115,551,388$56,147
Top 13%81%2,230$117,812,170$52,831
Top 14%82%2,401$119,812,751$49,901
Top 15%84%2,573$121,621,793$47,268
Top 16%85%2,744$123,263,937$44,921
Top 17%86%2,916$124,768,628$42,788
Top 18%87%3,087$126,145,190$40,863
Top 19%88%3,259$127,414,609$39,096
Top 20%89%3,431$128,580,115$37,476
Remaining 80% of recips.11%13,724$16,667,450$1,214

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

 

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