Sorghum Subsidies in Phillips County, Arkansas totaled $12.6 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, 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 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%21%8$1,793,415$224,177
Top 2%33%17$2,867,520$168,678
Top 3%42%26$3,610,537$138,867
Top 4%47%34$4,080,568$120,017
Top 5%53%43$4,568,765$106,250
Top 6%58%52$4,992,125$96,002
Top 7%61%60$5,318,386$88,640
Top 8%65%69$5,629,419$81,586
Top 9%68%78$5,891,863$75,537
Top 10%70%86$6,104,675$70,985
Top 11%73%95$6,321,345$66,540
Top 12%75%104$6,514,224$62,637
Top 13%77%112$6,669,490$59,549
Top 14%79%121$6,825,373$56,408
Top 15%80%130$6,968,867$53,607
Top 16%82%138$7,088,371$51,365
Top 17%83%147$7,206,741$49,025
Top 18%84%156$7,316,368$46,900
Top 19%85%164$7,406,237$45,160
Top 20%87%173$7,496,917$43,335
Remaining 80% of recips.14%694$1,169,754$1,686

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

 

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