Commodity subsidies in Virginia totaled $1.5 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 89 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%44%599$674,896,591$1,126,705
Top 2%59%1,199$904,988,995$754,786
Top 3%68%1,799$1,039,783,721$577,979
Top 4%74%2,399$1,131,307,059$471,574
Top 5%78%2,999$1,195,772,189$398,724
Top 6%81%3,599$1,243,712,308$345,572
Top 7%84%4,198$1,280,881,559$305,117
Top 8%86%4,798$1,310,630,959$273,162
Top 9%87%5,398$1,334,788,238$247,275
Top 10%89%5,998$1,354,871,496$225,887
Top 11%90%6,598$1,371,914,278$207,929
Top 12%91%7,198$1,386,658,952$192,645
Top 13%91%7,798$1,399,539,244$179,474
Top 14%92%8,397$1,410,846,807$168,018
Top 15%93%8,997$1,420,949,380$157,936
Top 16%93%9,597$1,429,929,003$148,998
Top 17%94%10,197$1,437,927,796$141,015
Top 18%94%10,797$1,445,119,917$133,845
Top 19%95%11,397$1,451,613,694$127,368
Top 20%95%11,997$1,457,487,583$121,488
Remaining 80% of recips.5%47,988$73,427,153$1,530

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

 

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