Sorghum Subsidies in Sherman County, Kansas totaled $19.1 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%20%15$1,910,968$127,398
Top 2%29%31$2,877,081$92,809
Top 3%37%47$3,633,360$77,306
Top 4%44%63$4,269,978$67,777
Top 5%49%79$4,799,711$60,756
Top 6%53%94$5,213,372$55,461
Top 7%57%110$5,605,751$50,961
Top 8%61%126$5,954,234$47,256
Top 9%64%142$6,259,337$44,080
Top 10%67%158$6,525,010$41,298
Top 11%69%174$6,765,252$38,881
Top 12%71%189$6,972,796$36,893
Top 13%73%205$7,172,038$34,986
Top 14%75%221$7,356,240$33,286
Top 15%77%237$7,528,566$31,766
Top 16%79%253$7,682,337$30,365
Top 17%80%268$7,810,151$29,142
Top 18%81%284$7,936,451$27,945
Top 19%82%300$8,052,309$26,841
Top 20%83%316$8,163,845$25,835
Remaining 80% of recips.17%1,266$1,616,469$1,277

‡ 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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