Commodity subsidies in 14th District of Illinois (Rep. Lauren Underwood) totaled $495 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 42 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%10%32$10,424,868$325,777
Top 2%15%64$15,468,641$241,698
Top 3%20%97$19,964,476$205,819
Top 4%23%129$23,890,752$185,200
Top 5%27%161$27,558,486$171,171
Top 6%30%194$31,055,172$160,078
Top 7%34%226$34,209,885$151,371
Top 8%37%258$37,235,409$144,323
Top 9%39%291$40,188,379$138,104
Top 10%42%323$42,904,023$132,830
Top 11%45%355$45,446,504$128,018
Top 12%47%388$47,934,298$123,542
Top 13%49%420$50,243,002$119,626
Top 14%52%453$52,499,725$115,893
Top 15%54%485$54,587,173$112,551
Top 16%56%517$56,587,551$109,454
Top 17%58%550$58,558,601$106,470
Top 18%59%582$60,389,979$103,763
Top 19%61%614$62,156,768$101,233
Top 20%63%647$63,899,901$98,763
Remaining 80% of recips.37%2,589$37,941,710$14,655

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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