Cotton Subsidies in Merced County, California totaled $183 million from 1995-2016.

From 1995 to 2016, 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 1995-2016 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%20%10$34,855,474$3,485,547
Top 2%31%21$53,910,860$2,567,184
Top 3%39%32$67,856,918$2,120,529
Top 4%46%43$79,509,972$1,849,069
Top 5%52%54$89,549,225$1,658,319
Top 6%57%65$98,073,492$1,508,823
Top 7%61%76$104,906,716$1,380,352
Top 8%64%87$110,705,758$1,272,480
Top 9%67%98$115,637,289$1,179,972
Top 10%69%109$120,064,884$1,101,513
Top 11%72%120$124,047,014$1,033,725
Top 12%74%131$127,580,887$973,900
Top 13%75%142$130,839,454$921,405
Top 14%77%153$133,809,211$874,570
Top 15%79%164$136,510,250$832,380
Top 16%80%175$139,082,121$794,755
Top 17%82%186$141,495,975$760,731
Top 18%83%197$143,676,609$729,323
Top 19%84%208$145,694,311$700,453
Top 20%85%219$147,592,800$673,940
Remaining 80% of recips.15%876$25,738,108$29,381
 

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