Dairy Program Subsidies in Wisconsin totaled $1.3 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of dairy program subsidy recipients were paid 53 percent of dairy program subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%12%432$156,674,650$362,673
Top 2%20%864$262,722,186$304,077
Top 3%26%1,296$349,403,622$269,602
Top 4%32%1,728$421,047,138$243,662
Top 5%36%2,160$481,570,710$222,949
Top 6%40%2,592$534,406,221$206,175
Top 7%44%3,024$582,039,189$192,473
Top 8%47%3,456$625,768,617$181,067
Top 9%50%3,888$665,882,938$171,266
Top 10%53%4,320$703,169,235$162,771
Top 11%55%4,752$737,825,582$155,266
Top 12%58%5,184$770,216,389$148,576
Top 13%60%5,616$800,629,536$142,562
Top 14%62%6,048$829,267,452$137,114
Top 15%64%6,480$856,198,811$132,129
Top 16%66%6,912$881,493,676$127,531
Top 17%68%7,344$905,404,460$123,285
Top 18%70%7,776$928,047,261$119,348
Top 19%71%8,208$949,507,440$115,681
Top 20%73%8,641$969,893,462$112,243
Remaining 80% of recips.27%34,564$361,500,089$10,459

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

 

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