Commodity subsidies in 5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham) totaled $3.1 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 83 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%30%150$68,124,879$454,166
Top 2%43%300$98,857,980$329,527
Top 3%52%450$120,415,672$267,590
Top 4%60%600$137,136,035$228,560
Top 5%65%750$150,710,327$200,947
Top 6%70%900$161,832,799$179,814
Top 7%74%1,050$171,035,004$162,890
Top 8%78%1,200$178,749,202$148,958
Top 9%80%1,350$185,214,128$137,196
Top 10%83%1,501$190,653,908$127,018
Top 11%85%1,651$195,047,821$118,139
Top 12%86%1,801$198,641,884$110,295
Top 13%88%1,951$201,595,229$103,329
Top 14%89%2,101$204,078,776$97,134
Top 15%90%2,251$206,164,530$91,588
Top 16%90%2,401$207,934,503$86,603
Top 17%91%2,551$209,462,170$82,110
Top 18%92%2,701$210,770,636$78,034
Top 19%92%2,851$211,895,246$74,323
Top 20%92%3,002$212,882,053$70,913
Remaining 80% of recips.8%12,008$17,404,987$1,449

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

 

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