Sorghum Subsidies in Illinois totaled $99.3 million from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 75 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%28%308$25,028,933$81,263
Top 2%40%617$36,331,430$58,884
Top 3%49%926$44,040,846$47,560
Top 4%55%1,234$49,707,670$40,282
Top 5%60%1,543$54,197,556$35,125
Top 6%64%1,852$57,922,536$31,276
Top 7%68%2,161$61,033,998$28,243
Top 8%71%2,469$63,677,065$25,791
Top 9%73%2,778$65,958,280$23,743
Top 10%75%3,087$67,951,724$22,012
Top 11%77%3,395$69,700,403$20,530
Top 12%79%3,704$71,269,704$19,241
Top 13%81%4,013$72,685,620$18,113
Top 14%82%4,322$73,962,932$17,113
Top 15%83%4,630$75,110,702$16,223
Top 16%84%4,939$76,156,642$15,419
Top 17%85%5,248$77,111,783$14,694
Top 18%86%5,556$77,977,065$14,035
Top 19%87%5,865$78,771,146$13,431
Top 20%88%6,174$79,506,009$12,878
Remaining 80% of recips.12%24,698$10,783,122$437
 

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