Rice Subsidies in 5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham) totaled $617 million from 1995-2020‡.

USDA has not provided recipient detail for rice cooperatives.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of rice subsidy recipients were paid 62 percent of rice subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%19%15$3,983,802$265,587
Top 2%29%30$6,154,534$205,151
Top 3%37%46$7,729,057$168,023
Top 4%42%61$8,749,514$143,435
Top 5%46%76$9,626,388$126,663
Top 6%50%92$10,440,563$113,484
Top 7%53%107$11,142,819$104,138
Top 8%56%122$11,783,963$96,590
Top 9%59%138$12,411,028$89,935
Top 10%62%153$12,943,570$84,599
Top 11%64%168$13,441,698$80,010
Top 12%67%184$13,945,724$75,792
Top 13%69%199$14,392,985$72,327
Top 14%71%215$14,829,702$68,975
Top 15%73%230$15,215,749$66,155
Top 16%74%245$15,574,969$63,571
Top 17%76%261$15,936,551$61,060
Top 18%78%276$16,244,544$58,857
Top 19%79%291$16,530,835$56,807
Top 20%80%307$16,818,144$54,782
Remaining 80% of recips.20%1,229$4,141,366$3,370

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

 

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