Sorghum Subsidies in Lawrence County, Arkansas totaled $10.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 62 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%15$1,529,922$101,995
Top 1%15%15$1,529,922$101,995
Top 2%25%31$2,537,864$81,867
Top 2%25%31$2,537,864$81,867
Top 3%33%47$3,323,561$70,714
Top 3%33%47$3,323,561$70,714
Top 4%39%63$3,944,751$62,615
Top 4%39%63$3,944,751$62,615
Top 5%44%79$4,474,530$56,640
Top 5%44%79$4,474,530$56,640
Top 6%49%95$4,932,313$51,919
Top 6%49%95$4,932,313$51,919
Top 7%53%111$5,326,039$47,982
Top 7%53%111$5,326,039$47,982
Top 8%56%127$5,671,962$44,661
Top 8%56%127$5,674,770$44,683
Top 9%59%143$5,989,900$41,887
Top 9%59%143$5,994,182$41,917
Top 10%62%159$6,275,667$39,470
Top 10%62%159$6,282,189$39,511
Top 11%65%175$6,537,190$37,355
Top 11%65%175$6,543,750$37,393
Top 12%67%191$6,779,719$35,496
Top 12%67%191$6,786,279$35,530
Top 13%69%206$6,988,333$33,924
Top 13%69%207$7,008,064$33,855
Top 14%71%222$7,191,475$32,394
Top 14%71%223$7,210,218$32,333
Top 15%73%238$7,381,793$31,016
Top 15%73%239$7,399,877$30,962
Top 16%75%254$7,559,019$29,760
Top 16%75%255$7,576,250$29,711
Top 17%76%270$7,722,206$28,601
Top 17%76%271$7,738,516$28,555
Top 18%78%286$7,872,821$27,527
Top 18%78%287$7,888,494$27,486
Top 19%79%302$8,013,793$26,536
Top 19%79%303$8,028,918$26,498
Top 20%81%318$8,145,346$25,614
Top 20%81%319$8,159,751$25,579
Remaining 80% of recips.19%1,274$1,967,405$1,544
Remaining 80% of recips.19%1,276$1,961,057$1,537

‡ 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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