Soybean Subsidies in 12th District of Illinois (Rep. Mike Bost) totaled $203 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of soybean subsidy recipients were paid 40 percent of soybean subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%8%109$1,254,118$11,506
Top 2%13%219$1,999,796$9,131
Top 3%17%329$2,637,255$8,016
Top 4%21%439$3,240,850$7,382
Top 5%24%549$3,814,562$6,948
Top 6%28%659$4,358,817$6,614
Top 7%31%769$4,879,070$6,345
Top 8%34%879$5,374,310$6,114
Top 9%37%989$5,843,913$5,909
Top 10%40%1,099$6,292,418$5,726
Top 11%43%1,208$6,713,595$5,558
Top 12%46%1,318$7,116,805$5,400
Top 13%48%1,428$7,501,391$5,253
Top 14%50%1,538$7,867,771$5,116
Top 15%53%1,648$8,217,328$4,986
Top 16%55%1,758$8,550,376$4,864
Top 17%57%1,868$8,869,977$4,748
Top 18%59%1,978$9,176,664$4,639
Top 19%61%2,088$9,469,000$4,535
Top 20%62%2,198$9,748,807$4,435
Remaining 80% of recips.38%8,792$5,893,233$670

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

 

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