Wheat Subsidies in 1st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer) totaled $2.4 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 49 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%9%28$151,096$5,396
Top 2%16%56$271,653$4,851
Top 3%22%85$377,115$4,437
Top 4%27%113$467,460$4,137
Top 5%31%142$549,120$3,867
Top 6%36%170$621,008$3,653
Top 7%40%199$689,416$3,464
Top 8%43%227$750,310$3,305
Top 9%46%255$804,291$3,154
Top 10%49%284$855,229$3,011
Top 11%52%312$900,602$2,887
Top 12%54%341$945,093$2,772
Top 13%57%369$986,146$2,672
Top 14%59%398$1,025,763$2,577
Top 15%61%426$1,061,176$2,491
Top 16%63%455$1,095,464$2,408
Top 17%65%483$1,127,417$2,334
Top 18%66%511$1,157,825$2,266
Top 19%68%540$1,187,664$2,199
Top 20%70%568$1,214,633$2,138
Remaining 80% of recips.30%2,276$530,725$233

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

 

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