Commodity subsidies in 21st District of Texas (Rep. Chip Roy) totaled $27.2 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 43 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%17%17$546,731$32,161
Top 2%21%35$685,147$19,576
Top 3%24%52$784,535$15,087
Top 4%27%70$885,154$12,645
Top 5%30%87$977,100$11,231
Top 6%33%105$1,071,443$10,204
Top 7%36%122$1,156,695$9,481
Top 8%38%140$1,242,984$8,878
Top 9%41%157$1,321,897$8,420
Top 10%43%175$1,403,067$8,018
Top 11%46%192$1,477,128$7,693
Top 12%48%210$1,553,202$7,396
Top 13%50%228$1,626,348$7,133
Top 14%52%245$1,692,833$6,910
Top 15%54%263$1,759,808$6,691
Top 16%56%280$1,820,071$6,500
Top 17%58%298$1,881,575$6,314
Top 18%60%315$1,937,727$6,152
Top 19%62%333$1,995,543$5,993
Top 20%63%350$2,048,288$5,852
Remaining 80% of recips.37%1,404$1,190,576$848

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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