Cotton Subsidies in Arizona totaled $1.3 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 68 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%22%32$246,032,380$7,688,512
Top 2%33%65$371,495,539$5,715,316
Top 3%40%98$459,362,590$4,687,373
Top 4%46%130$527,609,360$4,058,534
Top 5%51%163$585,998,207$3,595,081
Top 6%56%196$635,717,557$3,243,457
Top 7%59%229$677,807,892$2,959,860
Top 8%62%261$713,950,414$2,735,442
Top 9%65%294$747,267,265$2,541,725
Top 10%68%327$777,057,688$2,376,323
Top 11%70%359$803,052,738$2,236,916
Top 12%72%392$827,600,259$2,111,225
Top 13%74%425$849,968,632$1,999,926
Top 14%76%458$870,209,716$1,900,021
Top 15%78%490$888,526,601$1,813,320
Top 16%79%523$906,049,369$1,732,408
Top 17%81%556$922,463,264$1,659,107
Top 18%82%588$937,153,558$1,593,799
Top 19%83%621$950,936,559$1,531,299
Top 20%84%654$963,638,996$1,473,454
Remaining 80% of recips.16%2,618$179,197,128$68,448

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

 

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