Livestock Subsidies in Vermont totaled $15.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of livestock subsidy recipients were paid 58 percent of livestock subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%19%27$2,949,493$109,240
Top 2%29%55$4,434,809$80,633
Top 3%35%83$5,413,045$65,217
Top 4%40%111$6,204,710$55,898
Top 5%44%139$6,865,556$49,392
Top 6%48%167$7,412,460$44,386
Top 7%51%195$7,885,305$40,437
Top 8%54%223$8,307,804$37,255
Top 9%56%251$8,690,385$34,623
Top 10%58%279$9,031,016$32,369
Top 11%60%307$9,344,352$30,438
Top 12%62%335$9,632,712$28,754
Top 13%64%363$9,893,224$27,254
Top 14%66%391$10,134,969$25,921
Top 15%67%419$10,361,886$24,730
Top 16%68%447$10,577,617$23,664
Top 17%70%475$10,781,517$22,698
Top 18%71%503$10,973,675$21,816
Top 19%72%531$11,154,196$21,006
Top 20%73%559$11,325,560$20,260
Remaining 80% of recips.27%2,238$4,127,861$1,844

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

 

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