Cotton Subsidies in the United States totaled $1.1 billion in 2010

SELECT * FROM regionsummary WHERE progcode='cotton' and regtype='STATE' and m2010!=0 ORDER BY m2010 DESC

States Receiving cotton subsidies, 2010

Rank State Cotton Subsidies
2010
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Texas$401,686,90538.0%38.0%
2Georgia$110,665,60710.5%48.5%
3Mississippi$98,938,8729.4%57.9%
4California$63,959,1916.1%63.9%
5Louisiana$60,679,9365.7%69.7%
6Arkansas$56,180,7615.3%75.0%
7North Carolina$50,365,8344.8%79.7%
8Alabama$46,127,8404.4%84.1%
9Arizona$42,783,6864.0%88.2%
10Tennessee$36,685,1643.5%91.6%
11South Carolina$23,821,8542.3%93.9%
12Oklahoma$22,283,1882.1%96.0%
13Missouri$20,278,4771.9%97.9%
14Florida$9,109,1710.9%98.8%
15New Mexico$5,861,3440.6%99.3%
16Virginia$5,441,2570.5%99.8%
17Kansas$1,602,5530.2%100.0%
18Kentucky$4,4220.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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