Cotton Subsidies in the United States totaled $1.1 billion in 2014

SELECT * FROM regionsummary WHERE progcode='cotton' and regtype='STATE' and m2014!=0 ORDER BY m2014 DESC

States Receiving cotton subsidies, 2014

Rank State Cotton Subsidies
2014
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Texas$556,625,21351.1%51.1%
2Georgia$106,839,2539.8%60.9%
3Mississippi$76,614,5617.0%68.0%
4California$45,797,3014.2%72.2%
5Louisiana$42,574,7223.9%76.1%
6Alabama$41,972,8383.9%79.9%
7Arkansas$41,715,6293.8%83.8%
8North Carolina$38,728,8433.6%87.3%
9Arizona$29,956,7692.8%90.1%
10Tennessee$28,052,0892.6%92.6%
11South Carolina$23,598,1822.2%94.8%
12Oklahoma$22,048,5572.0%96.8%
13Missouri$15,638,1631.4%98.3%
14Florida$8,152,3770.7%99.0%
15Virginia$5,168,7140.5%99.5%
16New Mexico$4,304,7740.4%99.9%
17Kansas$1,201,5720.1%100.0%
18Kentucky$2,0930.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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