Sorghum Subsidies in Barton County, Kansas totaled $56.4 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, 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 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%22%38$8,777,081$230,976
Top 2%36%77$14,041,083$182,352
Top 3%45%116$17,848,707$153,868
Top 4%53%155$20,792,027$134,142
Top 5%59%194$23,139,561$119,276
Top 6%63%233$24,994,466$107,272
Top 7%67%272$26,493,276$97,402
Top 8%70%311$27,748,215$89,223
Top 9%73%350$28,834,321$82,384
Top 10%75%389$29,768,132$76,525
Top 11%77%428$30,592,674$71,478
Top 12%79%466$31,294,945$67,157
Top 13%81%505$31,925,633$63,219
Top 14%82%544$32,484,060$59,713
Top 15%83%583$32,985,839$56,579
Top 16%85%622$33,427,654$53,742
Top 17%86%661$33,821,006$51,166
Top 18%86%700$34,176,655$48,824
Top 19%87%739$34,508,906$46,697
Top 20%88%778$34,814,095$44,748
Remaining 80% of recips.12%3,113$4,712,580$1,514

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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