Commodity subsidies in 17th District of Illinois (Rep. Cheri Bustos) totaled $2.5 billion from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 54 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%11%135$23,485,954$173,970
Top 1%11%135$23,485,954$173,970
Top 2%18%271$39,774,997$146,771
Top 2%18%270$39,666,745$146,914
Top 3%25%406$53,377,865$131,473
Top 3%25%405$53,284,009$131,565
Top 4%30%542$65,195,180$120,286
Top 4%30%540$65,033,024$120,432
Top 5%35%677$75,594,161$111,661
Top 5%35%675$75,447,600$111,774
Top 6%39%813$85,015,791$104,570
Top 6%39%810$84,818,096$104,714
Top 7%43%948$93,570,789$98,703
Top 7%43%945$93,388,663$98,824
Top 8%47%1,084$101,529,997$93,662
Top 8%47%1,080$101,304,597$93,801
Top 9%50%1,219$108,848,388$89,293
Top 9%50%1,215$108,640,615$89,416
Top 10%54%1,355$115,583,191$85,301
Top 10%54%1,351$115,394,458$85,414
Top 11%56%1,490$121,698,053$81,677
Top 11%56%1,486$121,524,338$81,780
Top 12%59%1,626$127,400,243$78,352
Top 12%59%1,621$127,197,300$78,468
Top 13%62%1,761$132,687,978$75,348
Top 13%61%1,756$132,498,945$75,455
Top 14%64%1,897$137,609,876$72,541
Top 14%64%1,891$137,398,824$72,659
Top 15%66%2,032$142,193,703$69,977
Top 15%66%2,026$141,997,530$70,088
Top 16%68%2,168$146,488,593$67,569
Top 16%68%2,161$146,275,336$67,689
Top 17%70%2,304$150,471,686$65,309
Top 17%70%2,296$150,245,777$65,438
Top 18%71%2,439$154,161,811$63,207
Top 18%71%2,431$153,950,138$63,328
Top 19%73%2,575$157,625,227$61,214
Top 19%73%2,567$157,427,712$61,328
Top 20%75%2,710$160,855,615$59,356
Top 20%75%2,702$160,669,368$59,463
Remaining 80% of recips.25%10,843$54,892,363$5,062
Remaining 80% of recips.26%10,809$54,979,860$5,086

‡ 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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