Sorghum Subsidies in the United States totaled $8.4 billion from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, 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 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%29%7,072$1,892,386,707$267,589
Top 2%42%14,144$2,749,987,029$194,428
Top 3%51%21,217$3,338,594,867$157,355
Top 4%58%28,289$3,776,007,008$133,480
Top 5%63%35,362$4,116,219,515$116,402
Top 6%67%42,434$4,390,069,323$103,456
Top 7%71%49,506$4,615,950,246$93,240
Top 8%73%56,579$4,805,861,977$84,941
Top 9%76%63,651$4,968,375,720$78,057
Top 10%78%70,724$5,109,179,862$72,241
Top 11%80%77,796$5,232,203,319$67,255
Top 12%82%84,868$5,340,681,514$62,929
Top 13%83%91,941$5,437,171,229$59,138
Top 14%84%99,013$5,523,733,315$55,788
Top 15%86%106,086$5,601,800,932$52,804
Top 16%87%113,158$5,672,408,643$50,128
Top 17%88%120,230$5,736,452,027$47,712
Top 18%89%127,303$5,794,807,824$45,520
Top 19%89%134,375$5,848,048,530$43,520
Top 20%90%141,448$5,896,809,720$41,689
Remaining 80% of recips.10%565,793$648,250,944$1,146
 

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