Sorghum Subsidies in Chautauqua County, Kansas totaled $1.3 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 70 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%2$209,450$104,725
Top 2%32%5$369,852$73,970
Top 3%40%7$454,378$64,911
Top 4%48%10$551,681$55,168
Top 5%55%13$624,897$48,069
Top 6%58%15$668,691$44,579
Top 7%63%18$724,936$40,274
Top 8%66%20$751,891$37,595
Top 9%68%23$781,232$33,967
Top 10%70%26$807,553$31,060
Top 11%72%28$822,459$29,374
Top 12%74%31$843,377$27,206
Top 13%75%33$856,466$25,954
Top 14%76%36$875,743$24,326
Top 15%78%39$894,130$22,926
Top 16%79%41$905,929$22,096
Top 17%81%44$922,995$20,977
Top 18%81%46$933,974$20,304
Top 19%83%49$947,071$19,328
Top 20%84%52$958,585$18,434
Remaining 80% of recips.16%209$187,506$897

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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