Commodity subsidies in 1st District of Massachusetts (Rep. Richard Neal) totaled $17.4 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 58 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%14%3$203,418$67,806
Top 2%24%7$336,636$48,091
Top 3%30%11$427,273$38,843
Top 4%36%15$503,648$33,577
Top 5%41%19$574,569$30,240
Top 6%44%22$622,328$28,288
Top 7%48%26$677,776$26,068
Top 8%52%30$729,544$24,318
Top 9%55%34$775,111$22,797
Top 10%58%38$818,276$21,534
Top 11%60%41$849,142$20,711
Top 12%63%45$887,101$19,713
Top 13%65%49$919,519$18,766
Top 14%67%53$947,677$17,881
Top 15%69%57$973,306$17,076
Top 16%70%60$990,945$16,516
Top 17%72%64$1,013,135$15,830
Top 18%74%68$1,033,983$15,206
Top 19%75%72$1,053,369$14,630
Top 20%76%76$1,071,423$14,098
Remaining 80% of recips.24%304$334,285$1,100

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

 

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