Rice Subsidies in 4th District of Arkansas (Rep. Bruce Westerman) totaled $347 million from 1995-2020‡.

USDA has not provided recipient detail for rice cooperatives.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of rice subsidy recipients were paid 44 percent of rice subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%11%14$3,145,154$224,654
Top 2%17%28$4,937,117$176,326
Top 3%22%42$6,281,091$149,550
Top 4%26%56$7,428,979$132,660
Top 5%30%70$8,434,301$120,490
Top 6%33%84$9,356,198$111,383
Top 7%36%98$10,211,302$104,197
Top 8%39%113$11,061,375$97,888
Top 9%42%127$11,788,797$92,825
Top 10%44%141$12,478,568$88,500
Top 11%46%155$13,117,690$84,630
Top 12%48%169$13,723,345$81,203
Top 13%50%183$14,295,012$78,115
Top 14%52%197$14,845,162$75,356
Top 15%54%211$15,383,219$72,906
Top 16%56%226$15,938,984$70,526
Top 17%58%240$16,424,367$68,435
Top 18%60%254$16,890,376$66,498
Top 19%61%268$17,339,184$64,698
Top 20%63%282$17,776,476$63,037
Remaining 80% of recips.37%1,131$10,555,515$9,333

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

 

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