Commodity subsidies in 5th District of Tennessee (Rep. Jim Cooper) totaled $11.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 50 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%8%18$120,573$6,699
Top 2%15%37$220,024$5,947
Top 3%20%56$309,854$5,533
Top 4%26%75$391,013$5,214
Top 5%31%94$464,932$4,946
Top 6%35%113$533,319$4,720
Top 7%39%132$596,697$4,520
Top 8%43%151$655,194$4,339
Top 9%47%170$709,015$4,171
Top 10%50%189$759,394$4,018
Top 11%53%208$807,072$3,880
Top 12%56%227$851,264$3,750
Top 13%59%245$889,275$3,630
Top 14%61%264$927,488$3,513
Top 15%64%283$963,857$3,406
Top 16%66%302$998,166$3,305
Top 17%68%321$1,029,033$3,206
Top 18%70%340$1,058,089$3,112
Top 19%72%359$1,085,539$3,024
Top 20%73%378$1,111,107$2,939
Remaining 80% of recips.27%1,514$405,854$268

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

 

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