Sorghum Subsidies in Riley County, Kansas totaled $17.8 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 65 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%17%12$2,715,472$226,289
Top 2%27%24$4,377,631$182,401
Top 3%35%36$5,666,336$157,398
Top 4%42%49$6,770,818$138,180
Top 5%47%61$7,637,732$125,209
Top 6%52%73$8,393,997$114,986
Top 7%56%86$9,078,623$105,565
Top 8%59%98$9,627,920$98,244
Top 9%62%110$10,121,735$92,016
Top 10%65%123$10,615,945$86,309
Top 11%68%135$11,033,370$81,729
Top 12%70%147$11,410,300$77,621
Top 13%72%160$11,787,171$73,670
Top 14%74%172$12,102,497$70,363
Top 15%76%184$12,383,570$67,302
Top 16%78%197$12,649,062$64,208
Top 17%79%209$12,875,023$61,603
Top 18%80%221$13,078,743$59,180
Top 19%82%234$13,286,091$56,778
Top 20%83%246$13,457,941$54,707
Remaining 80% of recips.17%986$2,825,043$2,865

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

 

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