Livestock Subsidies in West Virginia totaled $14.6 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of livestock subsidy recipients were paid 55 percent of livestock subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%80$2,331,689$29,146
Top 2%24%160$3,540,806$22,130
Top 3%30%241$4,442,831$18,435
Top 4%35%321$5,179,661$16,136
Top 5%40%401$5,805,330$14,477
Top 6%43%482$6,360,571$13,196
Top 7%47%562$6,846,857$12,183
Top 8%50%643$7,281,054$11,324
Top 9%52%723$7,674,403$10,615
Top 10%55%803$8,037,354$10,009
Top 11%57%884$8,368,615$9,467
Top 12%59%964$8,670,631$8,994
Top 13%61%1,045$8,955,111$8,569
Top 14%63%1,125$9,220,576$8,196
Top 15%65%1,205$9,472,406$7,861
Top 16%66%1,286$9,707,688$7,549
Top 17%68%1,366$9,923,899$7,265
Top 18%69%1,447$10,131,388$7,002
Top 19%71%1,527$10,324,990$6,762
Top 20%72%1,607$10,507,663$6,539
Remaining 80% of recips.28%6,432$4,129,893$642

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

 

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