Wheat Subsidies in 2nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack) totaled $16.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 45 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%7%92$536,293$5,829
Top 2%12%184$1,007,015$5,473
Top 3%18%276$1,435,825$5,202
Top 4%23%368$1,832,210$4,979
Top 5%27%460$2,195,568$4,773
Top 6%31%552$2,530,667$4,585
Top 7%35%644$2,839,248$4,409
Top 8%39%737$3,132,107$4,250
Top 9%42%829$3,404,744$4,107
Top 10%45%921$3,658,570$3,972
Top 11%48%1,013$3,896,986$3,847
Top 12%51%1,105$4,119,111$3,728
Top 13%53%1,197$4,328,443$3,616
Top 14%56%1,289$4,523,001$3,509
Top 15%58%1,382$4,708,461$3,407
Top 16%60%1,474$4,882,463$3,312
Top 17%62%1,566$5,047,329$3,223
Top 18%64%1,658$5,202,364$3,138
Top 19%66%1,750$5,349,536$3,057
Top 20%68%1,842$5,489,273$2,980
Remaining 80% of recips.32%7,372$2,628,515$357

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

 

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