Commodity subsidies in 31st District of Texas (Rep. John Carter) totaled $219 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 73 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%20%30$6,306,943$210,231
Top 2%33%61$10,313,613$169,076
Top 3%43%92$13,456,889$146,271
Top 4%50%123$15,862,893$128,967
Top 5%56%154$17,748,107$115,247
Top 6%61%184$19,265,648$104,705
Top 7%65%215$20,557,981$95,619
Top 8%69%246$21,604,784$87,824
Top 9%71%277$22,429,543$80,973
Top 10%73%308$23,136,019$75,117
Top 11%75%339$23,743,168$70,039
Top 12%77%369$24,261,924$65,750
Top 13%78%400$24,740,229$61,851
Top 14%80%431$25,169,881$58,399
Top 15%81%462$25,540,063$55,282
Top 16%82%493$25,867,931$52,470
Top 17%83%523$26,139,767$49,980
Top 18%84%554$26,392,709$47,640
Top 19%84%585$26,629,386$45,520
Top 20%85%616$26,847,057$43,583
Remaining 80% of recips.15%2,466$4,677,624$1,897

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

 

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