Commodity subsidies in Washington totaled $2.4 billion from 1995-2016.

From 1995 to 2016, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 67 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2016 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%20%339$477,797,671$1,409,433
Top 2%30%678$736,984,477$1,086,998
Top 3%38%1,018$934,114,577$917,598
Top 4%45%1,357$1,090,745,353$803,792
Top 5%50%1,696$1,218,521,001$718,468
Top 6%55%2,036$1,326,845,267$651,692
Top 7%58%2,375$1,419,223,583$597,568
Top 8%62%2,714$1,499,965,167$552,677
Top 9%65%3,054$1,571,716,915$514,642
Top 10%67%3,393$1,635,338,047$481,974
Top 11%70%3,733$1,692,801,709$453,470
Top 12%72%4,072$1,744,848,987$428,499
Top 13%74%4,411$1,793,130,223$406,513
Top 14%76%4,751$1,836,922,234$386,639
Top 15%77%5,090$1,876,979,719$368,758
Top 16%79%5,429$1,913,645,092$352,486
Top 17%80%5,769$1,947,474,281$337,576
Top 18%81%6,108$1,978,475,840$323,915
Top 19%83%6,448$2,007,354,206$311,314
Top 20%84%6,787$2,033,936,115$299,681
Remaining 80% of recips.16%27,150$397,555,813$14,643
 

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