Sorghum Subsidies in Kern County, California totaled $2.0 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 71 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%24%6$474,146$79,024
Top 1%24%6$474,146$79,024
Top 2%37%12$727,091$60,591
Top 2%37%12$727,091$60,591
Top 3%45%19$889,851$46,834
Top 3%45%19$889,851$46,834
Top 4%50%25$1,000,744$40,030
Top 4%50%25$1,000,744$40,030
Top 5%56%32$1,102,831$34,463
Top 5%56%32$1,102,831$34,463
Top 6%59%38$1,178,964$31,025
Top 6%59%38$1,178,964$31,025
Top 7%63%45$1,253,873$27,864
Top 7%63%45$1,253,873$27,864
Top 8%66%51$1,311,618$25,718
Top 8%66%51$1,311,618$25,718
Top 9%69%58$1,373,003$23,672
Top 9%69%58$1,373,003$23,672
Top 10%71%64$1,420,047$22,188
Top 10%71%64$1,420,047$22,188
Top 11%74%71$1,469,327$20,695
Top 11%74%71$1,469,327$20,695
Top 12%76%77$1,508,689$19,593
Top 12%76%77$1,508,689$19,593
Top 13%78%84$1,553,135$18,490
Top 13%78%84$1,553,135$18,490
Top 14%80%90$1,586,318$17,626
Top 14%80%90$1,586,318$17,626
Top 15%82%97$1,620,167$16,703
Top 15%82%97$1,620,167$16,703
Top 16%83%103$1,646,781$15,988
Top 16%83%103$1,646,781$15,988
Top 17%84%109$1,670,386$15,325
Top 17%84%109$1,670,386$15,325
Top 18%85%116$1,696,863$14,628
Top 18%85%116$1,696,863$14,628
Top 19%86%122$1,717,729$14,080
Top 19%86%122$1,717,729$14,080
Top 20%88%129$1,738,202$13,474
Top 20%88%129$1,738,202$13,474
Remaining 80% of recips.12%518$248,182$479
Remaining 80% of recips.12%518$248,182$479

‡ 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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