Commodity subsidies in South Dakota totaled $6.2 billion from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, 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 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%17%756$1,032,901,592$1,366,272
Top 2%26%1,513$1,634,085,805$1,080,030
Top 3%34%2,270$2,105,049,127$927,334
Top 4%40%3,026$2,493,403,435$823,993
Top 5%46%3,783$2,827,187,282$747,340
Top 6%50%4,540$3,121,000,959$687,445
Top 7%54%5,296$3,382,044,272$638,604
Top 8%58%6,053$3,615,550,895$597,316
Top 9%62%6,810$3,826,763,731$561,933
Top 10%65%7,567$4,017,770,915$530,960
Top 11%68%8,323$4,191,366,646$503,588
Top 12%70%9,080$4,349,927,773$479,067
Top 13%72%9,837$4,494,617,729$456,909
Top 14%75%10,593$4,626,533,818$436,754
Top 15%76%11,350$4,747,251,901$418,260
Top 16%78%12,107$4,857,733,975$401,234
Top 17%80%12,863$4,958,726,272$385,503
Top 18%81%13,620$5,051,407,057$370,882
Top 19%83%14,377$5,136,354,124$357,262
Top 20%84%15,134$5,214,455,118$344,552
Remaining 80% of recips.16%60,536$994,686,920$16,431
 

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