Sorghum Subsidies in Alabama totaled $19.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 71 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%27%144$4,969,519$34,511
Top 2%38%288$6,972,365$24,210
Top 3%45%432$8,391,517$19,425
Top 4%51%576$9,461,806$16,427
Top 5%56%720$10,327,021$14,343
Top 6%60%865$11,044,409$12,768
Top 7%63%1,009$11,656,574$11,553
Top 8%66%1,153$12,197,553$10,579
Top 9%69%1,297$12,674,886$9,772
Top 10%71%1,441$13,100,298$9,091
Top 11%73%1,585$13,483,644$8,507
Top 12%75%1,730$13,836,690$7,998
Top 13%77%1,874$14,158,124$7,555
Top 14%78%2,018$14,451,052$7,161
Top 15%80%2,162$14,720,272$6,809
Top 16%81%2,306$14,965,385$6,490
Top 17%82%2,451$15,194,570$6,199
Top 18%83%2,595$15,405,641$5,937
Top 19%84%2,739$15,601,942$5,696
Top 20%85%2,883$15,783,728$5,475
Remaining 80% of recips.15%11,535$2,695,841$234

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

 

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