Wheat Subsidies in 3rd District of California (Rep. John Garamendi) totaled $177 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 37 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%11%27$594,141$22,005
Top 2%15%55$792,656$14,412
Top 3%18%82$950,325$11,589
Top 4%21%110$1,108,225$10,075
Top 5%24%138$1,260,490$9,134
Top 6%27%165$1,403,215$8,504
Top 7%30%193$1,545,649$8,009
Top 8%32%221$1,683,553$7,618
Top 9%35%248$1,812,059$7,307
Top 10%37%276$1,940,983$7,033
Top 11%40%304$2,063,774$6,789
Top 12%42%331$2,178,203$6,581
Top 13%44%359$2,293,525$6,389
Top 14%46%387$2,406,373$6,218
Top 15%48%414$2,510,937$6,065
Top 16%50%442$2,615,855$5,918
Top 17%52%470$2,717,188$5,781
Top 18%54%497$2,812,072$5,658
Top 19%56%525$2,906,963$5,537
Top 20%58%553$2,998,616$5,422
Remaining 80% of recips.42%2,212$2,203,290$996

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

 

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