Sorghum Subsidies in Thomas County, Kansas totaled $48.0 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%15%23$4,972,304$216,187
Top 2%25%46$8,030,577$174,578
Top 3%33%70$10,481,046$149,729
Top 4%39%93$12,616,370$135,660
Top 5%45%117$14,547,644$124,339
Top 6%50%140$16,115,140$115,108
Top 7%55%164$17,566,247$107,111
Top 8%58%187$18,805,399$100,564
Top 9%62%211$19,974,975$94,668
Top 10%65%234$20,977,902$89,649
Top 11%68%258$21,901,147$84,888
Top 12%70%281$22,680,093$80,712
Top 13%73%305$23,416,352$76,775
Top 14%75%328$24,034,105$73,275
Top 15%76%352$24,602,548$69,894
Top 16%78%375$25,101,004$66,936
Top 17%79%399$25,577,882$64,105
Top 18%81%422$26,005,754$61,625
Top 19%82%446$26,420,206$59,238
Top 20%83%469$26,791,846$57,125
Remaining 80% of recips.17%1,879$5,398,949$2,873

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

 

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