Wheat Subsidies in 16th District of California (Rep. Jim Costa) totaled $44.5 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 33 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%4%8$56,142$7,018
Top 1%4%8$56,142$7,018
Top 2%8%16$100,693$6,293
Top 2%8%16$100,693$6,293
Top 3%11%24$143,866$5,994
Top 3%11%24$143,866$5,994
Top 4%15%32$186,127$5,816
Top 4%15%32$186,127$5,816
Top 5%18%41$231,865$5,655
Top 5%18%41$231,865$5,655
Top 6%21%49$271,133$5,533
Top 6%21%49$271,133$5,533
Top 7%24%57$308,597$5,414
Top 7%24%57$308,597$5,414
Top 8%27%65$345,111$5,309
Top 8%27%65$345,111$5,309
Top 9%30%74$384,544$5,197
Top 9%30%74$384,544$5,197
Top 10%33%82$418,230$5,100
Top 10%33%82$418,230$5,100
Top 11%36%90$451,006$5,011
Top 11%36%90$451,006$5,011
Top 12%38%98$483,254$4,931
Top 12%38%98$483,254$4,931
Top 13%41%106$514,235$4,851
Top 13%41%106$514,235$4,851
Top 14%43%115$547,789$4,763
Top 14%43%115$547,789$4,763
Top 15%46%123$576,670$4,688
Top 15%46%123$576,670$4,688
Top 16%48%131$604,417$4,614
Top 16%48%131$604,417$4,614
Top 17%50%139$630,911$4,539
Top 17%50%139$630,911$4,539
Top 18%52%148$659,620$4,457
Top 18%52%148$659,620$4,457
Top 19%54%156$684,306$4,387
Top 19%54%156$684,306$4,387
Top 20%56%164$708,535$4,320
Top 20%56%164$708,535$4,320
Remaining 80% of recips.44%659$558,365$847
Remaining 80% of recips.44%659$559,005$848

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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