Sorghum Subsidies in New York totaled $91,530 from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 60 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%2$14,296$7,148
Top 2%23%4$21,313$5,328
Top 3%30%6$27,061$4,510
Top 4%38%9$34,818$3,869
Top 5%43%11$39,134$3,558
Top 6%47%13$42,925$3,302
Top 7%52%16$47,685$2,980
Top 8%55%18$50,495$2,805
Top 9%58%20$52,925$2,646
Top 10%60%22$55,144$2,507
Top 11%63%25$57,952$2,318
Top 12%65%27$59,749$2,213
Top 13%67%29$61,221$2,111
Top 14%69%32$63,128$1,973
Top 15%70%34$64,299$1,891
Top 16%71%36$65,438$1,818
Top 17%73%38$66,567$1,752
Top 18%74%41$68,182$1,663
Top 19%76%43$69,209$1,610
Top 20%77%45$70,213$1,560
Remaining 80% of recips.23%184$21,317$116

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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