Wheat Subsidies in 1st District of Illinois (Rep. Bobby Rush) totaled $1.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, 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 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%3%1$5,960$5,960
Top 1%3%1$5,960$5,960
Top 2%7%2$11,694$5,847
Top 2%7%2$11,694$5,847
Top 3%13%4$22,286$5,571
Top 3%13%4$22,286$5,571
Top 4%16%5$27,193$5,439
Top 4%16%5$27,193$5,439
Top 5%21%7$36,541$5,220
Top 5%21%7$36,541$5,220
Top 6%24%8$41,012$5,126
Top 6%24%8$41,012$5,126
Top 7%29%10$49,707$4,971
Top 7%29%10$49,707$4,971
Top 8%31%11$53,754$4,887
Top 8%31%11$53,754$4,887
Top 9%35%13$61,043$4,696
Top 9%35%13$61,043$4,696
Top 10%37%14$64,570$4,612
Top 10%37%14$64,570$4,612
Top 11%39%15$68,000$4,533
Top 11%39%15$68,000$4,533
Top 12%43%17$74,724$4,396
Top 12%43%17$74,724$4,396
Top 13%45%18$78,003$4,334
Top 13%45%18$78,003$4,334
Top 14%49%20$84,056$4,203
Top 14%49%20$84,056$4,203
Top 15%50%21$87,000$4,143
Top 15%50%21$87,000$4,143
Top 16%54%23$92,777$4,034
Top 16%54%23$92,777$4,034
Top 17%55%24$95,520$3,980
Top 17%55%24$95,520$3,980
Top 18%58%26$100,850$3,879
Top 18%58%26$100,850$3,879
Top 19%60%27$103,335$3,827
Top 19%60%27$103,335$3,827
Top 20%63%29$108,228$3,732
Top 20%63%29$108,228$3,732
Remaining 80% of recips.37%116$64,735$558
Remaining 80% of recips.37%116$64,735$558

‡ 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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