USDA subsidies in South Dakota totaled $722 million in 2012

In 2012, the top 10 percent of recipients were paid 49 percent of all USDA subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 2012 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%13%340$32,285,819$94,958
Top 2%20%681$48,673,200$71,473
Top 3%25%1,022$61,736,811$60,408
Top 4%30%1,363$73,023,745$53,576
Top 5%34%1,704$83,053,494$48,740
Top 6%37%2,045$92,060,191$45,017
Top 7%41%2,386$100,266,833$42,023
Top 8%44%2,726$107,765,920$39,533
Top 9%47%3,067$114,677,645$37,391
Top 10%49%3,408$121,098,898$35,534
Top 11%52%3,749$127,126,212$33,909
Top 12%54%4,090$132,789,876$32,467
Top 13%56%4,431$138,139,564$31,176
Top 14%58%4,772$143,170,886$30,002
Top 15%60%5,113$147,942,483$28,935
Top 16%62%5,453$152,458,880$27,959
Top 17%64%5,794$156,758,128$27,055
Top 18%65%6,135$160,852,888$26,219
Top 19%67%6,476$164,756,475$25,441
Top 20%68%6,817$168,473,937$24,714
Remaining 80% of recips.32%27,270$77,648,129$2,847

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

 

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