Soybean Subsidies in West Virginia totaled $7.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of soybean subsidy recipients were paid 63 percent of soybean subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%13%4$583,282$145,820
Top 2%22%8$974,248$121,781
Top 3%30%12$1,316,184$109,682
Top 4%38%17$1,675,912$98,583
Top 5%44%21$1,919,347$91,397
Top 6%48%25$2,122,342$84,894
Top 7%52%29$2,294,026$79,104
Top 8%56%34$2,483,922$73,057
Top 9%60%38$2,625,289$69,087
Top 10%63%42$2,759,023$65,691
Top 11%66%47$2,917,380$62,072
Top 12%69%51$3,033,155$59,474
Top 13%71%55$3,134,454$56,990
Top 14%73%59$3,220,080$54,578
Top 15%75%64$3,313,725$51,777
Top 16%77%68$3,380,931$49,720
Top 17%78%72$3,439,933$47,777
Top 18%80%77$3,508,580$45,566
Top 19%81%81$3,557,800$43,923
Top 20%82%85$3,605,202$42,414
Remaining 80% of recips.18%343$794,246$2,316

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

 

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