Sorghum Subsidies in Decatur County, Kansas totaled $27.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 67 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%17%19$3,777,907$198,837
Top 2%28%39$6,153,259$157,776
Top 3%36%59$7,928,999$134,390
Top 4%43%78$9,339,655$119,739
Top 5%48%98$10,597,347$108,136
Top 6%53%118$11,655,033$98,771
Top 7%57%137$12,535,404$91,499
Top 8%61%157$13,375,017$85,191
Top 9%64%177$14,112,825$79,733
Top 10%67%197$14,779,704$75,024
Top 11%70%216$15,346,944$71,051
Top 12%73%236$15,882,724$67,300
Top 13%75%256$16,341,750$63,835
Top 14%76%275$16,738,920$60,869
Top 15%78%295$17,121,597$58,039
Top 16%80%315$17,468,511$55,456
Top 17%81%335$17,786,789$53,095
Top 18%82%354$18,061,428$51,021
Top 19%84%374$18,323,966$48,995
Top 20%85%394$18,564,776$47,119
Remaining 80% of recips.15%1,577$3,336,105$2,115

‡ 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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