Cotton Subsidies in Merced County, California totaled $175 million from 1995-2014.

From 1995 to 2014, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 69 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2014 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%20%10$33,561,022$3,356,102
Top 2%31%21$51,765,866$2,465,041
Top 3%39%32$65,043,214$2,032,600
Top 4%45%42$75,285,814$1,792,519
Top 5%51%53$85,220,964$1,607,943
Top 6%56%64$93,726,990$1,464,484
Top 7%60%74$99,955,464$1,350,750
Top 8%63%85$105,776,920$1,244,434
Top 9%66%96$110,835,360$1,154,535
Top 10%69%107$115,181,884$1,076,466
Top 11%71%117$118,768,522$1,015,116
Top 12%73%128$122,323,076$955,649
Top 13%75%139$125,577,056$903,432
Top 14%77%149$128,288,906$860,999
Top 15%78%160$131,028,574$818,929
Top 16%80%171$133,588,434$781,219
Top 17%81%181$135,816,013$750,365
Top 18%83%192$138,045,729$718,988
Top 19%84%203$140,082,989$690,064
Top 20%85%214$141,975,019$663,435
Remaining 80% of recips.15%856$25,307,996$29,565
 

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