Wheat Subsidies in Tennessee totaled $332 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 78 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%31%385$80,043,832$207,906
Top 2%44%770$114,991,726$149,340
Top 3%53%1,156$138,441,142$119,759
Top 4%60%1,541$154,818,613$100,466
Top 5%65%1,927$167,338,687$86,839
Top 6%68%2,312$177,286,452$76,681
Top 7%72%2,697$185,439,009$68,758
Top 8%74%3,083$192,293,857$62,372
Top 9%76%3,468$198,111,918$57,126
Top 10%78%3,854$203,180,048$52,719
Top 11%80%4,239$207,602,908$48,975
Top 12%82%4,625$211,527,102$45,736
Top 13%83%5,010$214,993,520$42,913
Top 14%84%5,395$218,122,551$40,431
Top 15%85%5,781$220,982,203$38,226
Top 16%86%6,166$223,574,417$36,259
Top 17%87%6,552$225,943,030$34,485
Top 18%88%6,937$228,097,273$32,881
Top 19%89%7,322$230,069,640$31,422
Top 20%90%7,708$231,890,057$30,084
Remaining 80% of recips.10%30,834$27,142,291$880

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

 

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