Livestock Subsidies in 1st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise) totaled $7.3 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of livestock subsidy recipients were paid 31 percent of livestock subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%4%3$17,529$5,843
Top 2%7%6$34,141$5,690
Top 3%10%9$50,248$5,583
Top 4%13%12$65,914$5,493
Top 5%16%15$80,723$5,382
Top 6%19%18$95,064$5,281
Top 7%22%21$109,061$5,193
Top 8%26%25$126,637$5,065
Top 9%28%28$138,918$4,961
Top 10%31%31$150,726$4,862
Top 11%33%34$162,220$4,771
Top 12%35%37$173,483$4,689
Top 13%38%40$184,339$4,608
Top 14%40%43$195,032$4,536
Top 15%42%46$205,568$4,469
Top 16%45%50$219,074$4,381
Top 17%46%53$228,504$4,311
Top 18%48%56$237,660$4,244
Top 19%50%59$246,465$4,177
Top 20%52%62$254,930$4,112
Remaining 80% of recips.48%251$236,594$943

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

 

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