Cotton Subsidies in Mississippi totaled $5.0 billion from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 78 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%31%278$1,436,847,930$5,168,518
Top 1%31%278$1,436,885,326$5,168,652
Top 2%44%556$2,036,849,458$3,663,398
Top 2%44%556$2,036,886,854$3,663,466
Top 3%52%834$2,415,998,813$2,896,881
Top 3%52%834$2,416,036,209$2,896,926
Top 4%58%1,112$2,694,121,044$2,422,771
Top 4%58%1,112$2,694,158,440$2,422,804
Top 5%63%1,390$2,917,795,996$2,099,134
Top 5%63%1,390$2,917,848,128$2,099,171
Top 6%67%1,668$3,103,284,456$1,860,482
Top 6%67%1,668$3,103,337,208$1,860,514
Top 7%70%1,946$3,260,984,796$1,675,737
Top 7%70%1,946$3,261,037,548$1,675,764
Top 8%73%2,224$3,397,834,970$1,527,803
Top 8%73%2,224$3,397,887,722$1,527,827
Top 9%75%2,502$3,518,343,553$1,406,212
Top 9%75%2,502$3,518,396,305$1,406,234
Top 10%78%2,780$3,625,565,857$1,304,160
Top 10%78%2,780$3,625,618,609$1,304,179
Top 11%80%3,058$3,721,500,913$1,216,972
Top 11%80%3,058$3,721,553,665$1,216,989
Top 12%82%3,336$3,806,908,821$1,141,160
Top 12%82%3,336$3,806,961,573$1,141,176
Top 13%83%3,614$3,883,406,284$1,074,545
Top 13%83%3,614$3,883,459,036$1,074,560
Top 14%85%3,892$3,952,168,954$1,015,460
Top 14%85%3,892$3,952,232,899$1,015,476
Top 15%86%4,170$4,014,341,010$962,672
Top 15%86%4,170$4,014,427,044$962,692
Top 16%87%4,448$4,070,848,640$915,209
Top 16%87%4,448$4,070,962,920$915,234
Top 17%88%4,726$4,121,762,320$872,146
Top 17%88%4,726$4,121,889,070$872,173
Top 18%89%5,004$4,167,929,870$832,920
Top 18%89%5,004$4,168,062,830$832,946
Top 19%90%5,282$4,209,863,392$797,021
Top 19%90%5,282$4,209,996,352$797,046
Top 20%91%5,560$4,248,118,374$764,050
Top 20%91%5,560$4,248,251,334$764,074
Remaining 80% of recips.9%22,240$412,287,952$18,538
Remaining 80% of recips.9%22,240$412,389,166$18,543

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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