Sorghum Subsidies in Arkansas totaled $206 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 70 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%23%326$40,865,558$125,354
Top 1%23%326$40,865,558$125,354
Top 2%34%653$60,059,990$91,975
Top 2%34%653$60,059,990$91,975
Top 3%42%980$74,044,839$75,556
Top 3%42%980$74,044,839$75,556
Top 4%48%1,306$85,071,143$65,139
Top 4%48%1,306$85,075,729$65,142
Top 5%53%1,633$94,138,389$57,648
Top 5%53%1,633$94,144,949$57,652
Top 6%57%1,960$101,763,023$51,920
Top 6%57%1,960$101,769,583$51,923
Top 7%61%2,286$108,327,908$47,388
Top 7%61%2,286$108,334,468$47,390
Top 8%64%2,613$114,106,485$43,669
Top 8%64%2,613$114,113,045$43,671
Top 9%67%2,940$119,216,843$40,550
Top 9%67%2,940$119,223,403$40,552
Top 10%70%3,266$123,709,412$37,878
Top 10%70%3,267$123,728,948$37,872
Top 11%72%3,593$127,757,966$35,557
Top 11%72%3,593$127,764,526$35,559
Top 12%74%3,920$131,424,507$33,527
Top 12%74%3,920$131,431,067$33,528
Top 13%76%4,246$134,727,083$31,730
Top 13%76%4,247$134,743,317$31,727
Top 14%77%4,573$137,740,361$30,120
Top 14%77%4,573$137,746,921$30,122
Top 15%79%4,900$140,502,599$28,674
Top 15%79%4,900$140,509,159$28,675
Top 16%80%5,226$143,031,180$27,369
Top 16%80%5,227$143,045,160$27,367
Top 17%82%5,553$145,352,874$26,176
Top 17%82%5,554$145,366,199$26,173
Top 18%83%5,880$147,478,000$25,081
Top 18%83%5,880$147,484,560$25,082
Top 19%84%6,206$149,436,639$24,079
Top 19%84%6,207$149,448,987$24,077
Top 20%85%6,533$151,253,941$23,152
Top 20%85%6,534$151,265,834$23,151
Remaining 80% of recips.15%26,135$26,613,018$1,018
Remaining 80% of recips.15%26,137$26,609,279$1,018

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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