Sorghum Subsidies in the United States totaled $7.9 billion from 1995-2016.

From 1995 to 2016, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 78 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2016 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%28%6,976$1,749,497,986$250,788
Top 2%42%13,953$2,557,237,901$183,275
Top 3%51%20,930$3,112,757,973$148,722
Top 4%57%27,906$3,526,170,518$126,359
Top 5%63%34,883$3,847,712,216$110,303
Top 6%67%41,860$4,107,012,792$98,113
Top 7%70%48,836$4,320,625,661$88,472
Top 8%73%55,813$4,500,571,614$80,637
Top 9%76%62,790$4,654,580,685$74,129
Top 10%78%69,766$4,787,674,628$68,625
Top 11%80%76,743$4,904,028,426$63,902
Top 12%81%83,720$5,006,740,488$59,803
Top 13%83%90,696$5,098,128,437$56,211
Top 14%84%97,673$5,180,103,991$53,035
Top 15%86%104,650$5,253,955,473$50,205
Top 16%87%111,626$5,320,660,637$47,665
Top 17%88%118,603$5,381,217,933$45,372
Top 18%88%125,580$5,436,414,807$43,290
Top 19%89%132,556$5,486,740,073$41,392
Top 20%90%139,533$5,532,861,882$39,653
Remaining 80% of recips.10%558,135$612,218,032$1,097
 

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