Corn Subsidies in Tennessee totaled $799 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of corn subsidy recipients were paid 82 percent of corn subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%36%539$203,396,029$377,358
Top 2%51%1,078$284,091,942$263,536
Top 3%60%1,617$332,020,829$205,331
Top 4%65%2,157$364,880,514$169,161
Top 5%70%2,696$389,249,389$144,380
Top 6%73%3,235$408,128,835$126,160
Top 7%76%3,774$423,242,201$112,147
Top 8%78%4,314$435,775,976$101,014
Top 9%80%4,853$446,284,645$91,961
Top 10%82%5,392$455,316,038$84,443
Top 11%83%5,931$463,202,369$78,099
Top 12%84%6,471$470,181,682$72,660
Top 13%85%7,010$476,379,151$67,957
Top 14%86%7,549$481,931,582$63,840
Top 15%87%8,088$486,954,204$60,207
Top 16%88%8,628$491,566,423$56,973
Top 17%89%9,167$495,773,885$54,082
Top 18%90%9,706$499,631,849$51,477
Top 19%90%10,245$503,183,012$49,115
Top 20%91%10,785$506,476,963$46,961
Remaining 80% of recips.9%43,141$51,192,587$1,187

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

 

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