Commodity subsidies in Vermont totaled $236 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, 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 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%21%52$48,608,079$934,771
Top 2%30%104$71,671,329$689,147
Top 3%38%157$89,946,900$572,910
Top 4%44%209$104,165,902$498,401
Top 5%49%261$115,856,406$443,894
Top 6%53%314$125,966,584$401,167
Top 7%57%366$134,457,870$367,371
Top 8%60%418$141,997,487$339,707
Top 9%63%471$148,768,802$315,857
Top 10%65%523$154,716,521$295,825
Top 11%68%575$160,105,514$278,444
Top 12%70%628$165,144,785$262,969
Top 13%72%680$169,729,173$249,602
Top 14%74%732$173,954,772$237,643
Top 15%75%785$177,904,335$226,630
Top 16%77%837$181,460,773$216,799
Top 17%78%889$184,781,841$207,854
Top 18%80%942$187,948,175$199,520
Top 19%81%994$190,843,949$191,996
Top 20%82%1,046$193,577,430$185,064
Remaining 80% of recips.18%4,188$42,798,339$10,219

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

 

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