Wheat Subsidies in 14th District of Illinois (Rep. Lauren Underwood) totaled $7.7 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%4%11$64,890$5,899
Top 2%9%22$128,450$5,839
Top 3%13%33$188,369$5,708
Top 4%17%44$245,527$5,580
Top 5%21%56$303,646$5,422
Top 6%24%67$354,016$5,284
Top 7%28%78$402,497$5,160
Top 8%31%89$449,087$5,046
Top 9%34%101$498,066$4,931
Top 10%37%112$540,657$4,827
Top 11%40%123$581,241$4,726
Top 12%43%134$620,034$4,627
Top 13%45%145$657,380$4,534
Top 14%48%157$696,573$4,437
Top 15%50%168$731,204$4,352
Top 16%53%179$764,579$4,271
Top 17%55%190$796,786$4,194
Top 18%57%202$830,110$4,109
Top 19%59%213$859,363$4,035
Top 20%61%224$887,179$3,961
Remaining 80% of recips.39%899$567,997$632

‡ 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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