Sorghum Subsidies in Cherokee County, Kansas totaled $13.0 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 73 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%21%16$2,535,952$158,497
Top 2%35%33$4,190,734$126,992
Top 3%45%50$5,371,226$107,425
Top 4%52%67$6,256,791$93,385
Top 5%58%84$6,924,041$82,429
Top 6%62%101$7,416,385$73,430
Top 7%65%118$7,833,888$66,389
Top 8%68%135$8,188,909$60,659
Top 9%71%152$8,503,472$55,944
Top 10%73%169$8,776,144$51,930
Top 11%75%186$9,025,105$48,522
Top 12%77%203$9,248,298$45,558
Top 13%79%220$9,453,553$42,971
Top 14%80%237$9,632,853$40,645
Top 15%82%253$9,779,693$38,655
Top 16%83%270$9,920,173$36,741
Top 17%84%287$10,049,775$35,017
Top 18%85%304$10,170,966$33,457
Top 19%86%321$10,284,501$32,039
Top 20%87%338$10,388,906$30,736
Remaining 80% of recips.13%1,355$1,600,172$1,181

‡ 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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