Cotton Subsidies in Holmes County, Mississippi totaled $149 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 85 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%27%8$36,943,430$4,617,929
Top 1%27%8$36,943,430$4,617,929
Top 2%46%17$61,531,851$3,619,521
Top 2%46%17$61,531,851$3,619,521
Top 3%56%26$75,145,671$2,890,218
Top 3%56%26$75,145,671$2,890,218
Top 4%63%34$85,242,039$2,507,119
Top 4%63%34$85,242,039$2,507,119
Top 5%70%43$93,535,411$2,175,242
Top 5%70%43$93,535,411$2,175,242
Top 6%74%52$99,740,974$1,918,096
Top 6%74%52$99,740,974$1,918,096
Top 7%77%60$104,087,324$1,734,789
Top 7%77%60$104,087,324$1,734,789
Top 8%81%69$108,244,461$1,568,760
Top 8%81%69$108,244,461$1,568,760
Top 9%83%78$111,686,416$1,431,877
Top 9%83%78$111,686,416$1,431,877
Top 10%85%86$114,094,220$1,326,677
Top 10%85%86$114,094,220$1,326,677
Top 11%87%95$116,439,295$1,225,677
Top 11%87%95$116,439,295$1,225,677
Top 12%88%104$118,426,554$1,138,717
Top 12%88%104$118,426,554$1,138,717
Top 13%89%112$119,941,518$1,070,906
Top 13%89%112$119,941,518$1,070,906
Top 14%90%121$121,364,849$1,003,015
Top 14%90%121$121,364,849$1,003,015
Top 15%91%130$122,576,707$942,898
Top 15%91%130$122,576,707$942,898
Top 16%92%138$123,490,002$894,855
Top 16%92%138$123,490,002$894,855
Top 17%93%147$124,453,247$846,621
Top 17%93%147$124,453,247$846,621
Top 18%93%156$125,341,469$803,471
Top 18%93%156$125,341,469$803,471
Top 19%94%164$126,053,210$768,617
Top 19%94%164$126,053,210$768,617
Top 20%94%173$126,780,243$732,834
Top 20%94%173$126,780,243$732,834
Remaining 80% of recips.6%695$7,680,372$11,051
Remaining 80% of recips.6%695$7,680,372$11,051

‡ 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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