Sorghum Subsidies in New Mexico totaled $153 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 69 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%19%55$24,237,999$440,691
Top 2%31%111$39,086,649$352,132
Top 3%40%167$49,850,314$298,505
Top 4%46%223$57,886,876$259,582
Top 5%51%279$64,509,913$231,218
Top 6%56%335$70,068,627$209,160
Top 7%60%391$74,896,106$191,550
Top 8%63%446$79,136,818$177,437
Top 9%66%502$83,001,806$165,342
Top 10%69%558$86,393,902$154,828
Top 11%71%614$89,400,359$145,603
Top 12%73%670$92,153,288$137,542
Top 13%75%726$94,665,702$130,394
Top 14%77%782$96,911,587$123,928
Top 15%79%838$98,947,004$118,075
Top 16%80%893$100,761,153$112,834
Top 17%82%949$102,439,093$107,944
Top 18%83%1,005$103,958,972$103,442
Top 19%84%1,061$105,361,582$99,304
Top 20%85%1,117$106,675,015$95,501
Remaining 80% of recips.15%4,470$18,779,983$4,201

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

 

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