Sorghum Subsidies in Oklahoma totaled $261 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 77 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%35%326$62,666,693$192,229
Top 2%47%653$85,714,658$131,263
Top 3%55%980$99,477,512$101,508
Top 4%60%1,306$109,154,883$83,580
Top 5%64%1,633$116,643,153$71,429
Top 6%68%1,960$122,711,518$62,608
Top 7%71%2,286$127,795,653$55,904
Top 8%73%2,613$132,208,883$50,597
Top 9%75%2,940$136,078,047$46,285
Top 10%77%3,267$139,510,376$42,703
Top 11%79%3,593$142,553,080$39,675
Top 12%80%3,920$145,276,296$37,060
Top 13%82%4,247$147,744,245$34,788
Top 14%83%4,573$149,978,668$32,797
Top 15%84%4,900$152,028,811$31,026
Top 16%85%5,227$153,897,115$29,443
Top 17%86%5,553$155,604,531$28,022
Top 18%87%5,880$157,189,231$26,733
Top 19%88%6,207$158,654,910$25,561
Top 20%88%6,534$160,020,779$24,490
Remaining 80% of recips.12%26,136$21,019,529$804

‡ 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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