Sorghum Subsidies in North Dakota totaled $2.0 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%28%25$557,949$22,318
Top 2%37%51$756,508$14,834
Top 3%45%77$903,196$11,730
Top 4%50%102$1,010,434$9,906
Top 5%54%128$1,100,385$8,597
Top 6%58%154$1,180,253$7,664
Top 7%62%179$1,245,930$6,961
Top 8%64%205$1,306,305$6,372
Top 9%67%231$1,359,172$5,884
Top 10%69%257$1,406,654$5,473
Top 11%72%282$1,448,994$5,138
Top 12%74%308$1,489,244$4,835
Top 13%75%334$1,525,723$4,568
Top 14%77%359$1,558,297$4,341
Top 15%78%385$1,590,047$4,130
Top 16%80%411$1,619,480$3,940
Top 17%81%437$1,646,892$3,769
Top 18%82%462$1,671,288$3,618
Top 19%84%488$1,694,612$3,473
Top 20%85%514$1,716,070$3,339
Remaining 80% of recips.15%2,057$309,866$151

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

 

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