Sorghum Subsidies in Mississippi totaled $82.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 74 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%27%177$17,479,670$98,755
Top 2%38%354$25,041,827$70,740
Top 3%46%532$30,221,083$56,807
Top 4%53%709$34,218,579$48,263
Top 5%57%887$37,470,197$42,244
Top 6%62%1,064$40,174,317$37,758
Top 7%65%1,241$42,517,175$34,260
Top 8%68%1,419$44,572,123$31,411
Top 9%71%1,596$46,355,395$29,045
Top 10%74%1,774$47,920,122$27,012
Top 11%76%1,951$49,288,051$25,263
Top 12%77%2,128$50,497,073$23,730
Top 13%79%2,306$51,590,799$22,372
Top 14%81%2,483$52,575,231$21,174
Top 15%82%2,661$53,475,330$20,096
Top 16%83%2,838$54,288,650$19,129
Top 17%84%3,015$55,033,117$18,253
Top 18%85%3,193$55,720,791$17,451
Top 19%86%3,370$56,345,639$16,720
Top 20%87%3,548$56,924,677$16,044
Remaining 80% of recips.13%14,192$8,254,972$582

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

 

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