Cotton Subsidies in Arkansas totaled $2.3 billion from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 79 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%28%212$583,564,776$2,752,664
Top 2%41%424$851,227,195$2,007,611
Top 3%51%637$1,043,869,572$1,638,728
Top 4%58%849$1,186,724,634$1,397,791
Top 5%63%1,062$1,302,399,846$1,226,365
Top 6%68%1,274$1,395,036,056$1,095,005
Top 7%71%1,487$1,472,260,676$990,088
Top 8%75%1,699$1,536,915,030$904,600
Top 9%77%1,911$1,591,752,324$832,942
Top 10%79%2,124$1,639,156,433$771,731
Top 11%81%2,336$1,680,523,752$719,402
Top 12%83%2,549$1,716,375,545$673,353
Top 13%85%2,761$1,747,646,963$632,976
Top 14%86%2,974$1,775,279,297$596,933
Top 15%87%3,186$1,799,571,327$564,837
Top 16%88%3,398$1,821,090,155$535,930
Top 17%89%3,611$1,840,336,018$509,647
Top 18%90%3,823$1,857,424,430$485,855
Top 19%91%4,036$1,872,901,649$464,049
Top 20%91%4,248$1,886,855,781$444,175
Remaining 80% of recips.9%16,995$176,229,872$10,370
 

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