Livestock Subsidies in South Dakota totaled $732 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of livestock subsidy recipients were paid 63 percent of livestock subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%309$114,831,960$371,624
Top 2%26%619$186,664,134$301,558
Top 3%33%929$242,284,821$260,802
Top 4%39%1,239$287,601,968$232,124
Top 5%45%1,548$325,926,389$210,547
Top 6%49%1,858$359,243,132$193,349
Top 7%53%2,168$388,349,510$179,128
Top 8%57%2,478$414,000,687$167,071
Top 9%60%2,787$436,795,526$156,726
Top 10%63%3,097$457,265,189$147,648
Top 11%65%3,407$475,714,025$139,628
Top 12%67%3,717$492,309,507$132,448
Top 13%69%4,026$507,429,618$126,038
Top 14%71%4,336$521,233,887$120,211
Top 15%73%4,646$533,915,878$114,919
Top 16%75%4,956$545,595,786$110,088
Top 17%76%5,265$556,383,753$105,676
Top 18%77%5,575$566,379,508$101,593
Top 19%79%5,885$575,653,160$97,817
Top 20%80%6,195$584,268,255$94,313
Remaining 80% of recips.20%24,781$147,403,916$5,948

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

 

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