Tobacco Subsidies in 1st District of North Carolina (Rep. G.K. Butterfield) totaled $134 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of tobacco subsidy recipients were paid 47 percent of tobacco subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%8%130$723,817$5,568
Top 1%8%130$723,817$5,568
Top 2%15%260$1,333,291$5,128
Top 2%15%260$1,333,291$5,128
Top 3%20%390$1,857,908$4,764
Top 3%20%390$1,857,908$4,764
Top 4%25%520$2,313,235$4,449
Top 4%25%520$2,313,235$4,449
Top 5%30%650$2,725,054$4,192
Top 5%30%650$2,725,054$4,192
Top 6%34%780$3,100,548$3,975
Top 6%34%780$3,100,548$3,975
Top 7%38%910$3,440,867$3,781
Top 7%38%910$3,440,867$3,781
Top 8%41%1,040$3,754,396$3,610
Top 8%41%1,040$3,754,396$3,610
Top 9%44%1,170$4,041,456$3,454
Top 9%44%1,170$4,041,456$3,454
Top 10%47%1,300$4,306,158$3,312
Top 10%47%1,300$4,306,158$3,312
Top 11%50%1,430$4,550,779$3,182
Top 11%50%1,430$4,550,779$3,182
Top 12%52%1,560$4,779,289$3,064
Top 12%52%1,560$4,779,289$3,064
Top 13%55%1,690$4,993,366$2,955
Top 13%55%1,690$4,993,366$2,955
Top 14%57%1,820$5,193,871$2,854
Top 14%57%1,820$5,193,871$2,854
Top 15%59%1,950$5,382,147$2,760
Top 15%59%1,950$5,382,147$2,760
Top 16%61%2,080$5,559,128$2,673
Top 16%61%2,080$5,559,128$2,673
Top 17%63%2,210$5,726,951$2,591
Top 17%63%2,210$5,726,951$2,591
Top 18%64%2,340$5,886,186$2,515
Top 18%64%2,340$5,886,186$2,515
Top 19%66%2,470$6,037,046$2,444
Top 19%66%2,470$6,037,046$2,444
Top 20%68%2,600$6,179,539$2,377
Top 20%68%2,600$6,179,539$2,377
Remaining 80% of recips.32%10,403$2,950,868$284
Remaining 80% of recips.32%10,403$2,950,868$284

‡ 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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