Commodity subsidies in 1st District of California (Rep. Doug LaMalfa) totaled $754 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 69 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%22%14$1,535,338$109,667
Top 2%34%29$2,416,953$83,343
Top 3%43%44$3,088,363$70,190
Top 4%51%58$3,610,698$62,253
Top 5%57%73$4,043,759$55,394
Top 6%61%88$4,333,833$49,248
Top 7%64%103$4,551,329$44,188
Top 8%66%117$4,696,880$40,144
Top 9%67%132$4,796,327$36,336
Top 10%69%147$4,884,313$33,227
Top 11%70%161$4,964,069$30,833
Top 12%71%176$5,047,726$28,680
Top 13%72%191$5,129,481$26,856
Top 14%73%206$5,209,047$25,287
Top 15%74%220$5,281,882$24,009
Top 16%75%235$5,357,613$22,798
Top 17%76%250$5,431,011$21,724
Top 18%77%264$5,497,611$20,824
Top 19%78%279$5,565,968$19,950
Top 20%79%294$5,632,079$19,157
Remaining 80% of recips.21%1,178$1,488,365$1,263

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

 

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