Commodity subsidies in Wyoming totaled $268 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 68 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%20%97$52,544,655$541,697
Top 2%31%195$82,992,079$425,600
Top 3%39%293$104,738,562$357,469
Top 4%45%390$121,632,837$311,879
Top 5%51%488$135,745,305$278,167
Top 6%55%586$147,792,921$252,206
Top 7%59%683$157,934,320$231,236
Top 8%62%781$166,885,438$213,682
Top 9%65%879$174,910,932$198,989
Top 10%68%976$182,151,626$186,631
Top 11%70%1,074$188,794,463$175,786
Top 12%73%1,172$194,646,607$166,081
Top 13%75%1,269$199,860,025$157,494
Top 14%76%1,367$204,662,007$149,716
Top 15%78%1,465$209,044,808$142,693
Top 16%79%1,563$213,004,630$136,279
Top 17%81%1,660$216,609,050$130,487
Top 18%82%1,758$219,944,498$125,111
Top 19%83%1,856$223,049,152$120,177
Top 20%84%1,953$225,919,765$115,678
Remaining 80% of recips.16%7,816$42,111,173$5,388

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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