Commodity subsidies in South Dakota totaled $6.8 billion from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 65 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%17%774$1,148,322,127$1,483,620
Top 2%27%1,549$1,813,855,911$1,170,985
Top 3%34%2,324$2,335,842,472$1,005,096
Top 4%40%3,099$2,766,611,666$892,743
Top 5%46%3,874$3,136,686,339$809,676
Top 6%51%4,649$3,462,545,448$744,794
Top 7%55%5,424$3,751,565,961$691,660
Top 8%59%6,199$4,009,528,128$646,802
Top 9%62%6,973$4,241,462,129$608,269
Top 10%65%7,748$4,451,883,474$574,585
Top 11%68%8,523$4,642,575,759$544,711
Top 12%70%9,298$4,816,482,611$518,013
Top 13%73%10,073$4,974,844,157$493,879
Top 14%75%10,848$5,118,522,153$471,840
Top 15%77%11,623$5,250,126,397$451,701
Top 16%79%12,398$5,370,315,016$433,160
Top 17%80%13,172$5,479,823,374$416,021
Top 18%82%13,947$5,580,487,121$400,121
Top 19%83%14,722$5,673,071,923$385,347
Top 20%84%15,497$5,758,068,070$371,560
Remaining 80% of recips.16%61,991$1,080,841,590$17,435

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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