Sorghum Subsidies in Cherokee County, Kansas totaled $13.0 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, 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 1995-2020‡ 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$5,365,976$107,320
Top 4%52%67$6,251,541$93,307
Top 5%58%84$6,918,791$82,367
Top 6%62%101$7,411,135$73,378
Top 7%65%118$7,828,638$66,344
Top 8%68%135$8,183,659$60,620
Top 9%71%152$8,498,222$55,909
Top 10%73%169$8,770,894$51,899
Top 11%75%186$9,019,855$48,494
Top 12%77%203$9,243,048$45,532
Top 13%79%219$9,436,891$43,091
Top 14%80%236$9,616,503$40,748
Top 15%82%253$9,772,445$38,626
Top 16%83%270$9,911,816$36,710
Top 17%84%287$10,040,689$34,985
Top 18%85%304$10,161,840$33,427
Top 19%86%321$10,275,375$32,011
Top 20%87%338$10,379,780$30,709
Remaining 80% of recips.13%1,354$1,600,002$1,182

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

 

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