Wheat Subsidies in Perkins County, South Dakota totaled $66.6 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 57 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%14%11$5,751,539$522,867
Top 2%22%22$9,211,099$418,686
Top 3%30%33$12,135,627$367,746
Top 4%35%44$14,537,127$330,389
Top 5%40%55$16,506,532$300,119
Top 6%44%66$18,197,119$275,714
Top 7%48%77$19,656,535$255,280
Top 8%51%88$20,974,224$238,343
Top 9%54%100$22,256,590$222,566
Top 10%57%111$23,358,741$210,439
Top 11%59%122$24,388,611$199,907
Top 12%62%133$25,359,565$190,673
Top 13%64%144$26,247,260$182,273
Top 14%66%155$27,066,004$174,619
Top 15%68%166$27,822,369$167,605
Top 16%70%177$28,542,973$161,260
Top 17%71%189$29,290,271$154,975
Top 18%73%200$29,929,088$149,645
Top 19%74%211$30,530,674$144,695
Top 20%76%222$31,107,144$140,122
Remaining 80% of recips.24%890$9,949,668$11,179

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

 

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