Cotton Subsidies in Tennessee totaled $1.6 billion from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 83 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%34%225$480,436,850$2,135,275
Top 2%48%451$672,086,655$1,490,214
Top 3%57%677$798,757,785$1,179,849
Top 4%64%903$891,771,458$987,565
Top 5%69%1,129$963,527,172$853,434
Top 6%73%1,355$1,019,515,346$752,410
Top 7%76%1,581$1,064,676,667$673,420
Top 8%79%1,807$1,100,941,873$609,265
Top 9%81%2,032$1,131,112,700$556,650
Top 10%83%2,258$1,156,847,629$512,333
Top 11%84%2,484$1,178,931,104$474,610
Top 12%85%2,710$1,198,152,231$442,123
Top 13%87%2,936$1,214,853,683$413,779
Top 14%88%3,162$1,229,529,600$388,846
Top 15%89%3,388$1,242,800,888$366,824
Top 16%90%3,614$1,254,738,509$347,188
Top 17%90%3,839$1,265,490,801$329,641
Top 18%91%4,065$1,275,324,167$313,733
Top 19%92%4,291$1,284,245,344$299,288
Top 20%92%4,517$1,292,345,427$286,107
Remaining 80% of recips.8%18,071$109,209,781$6,043
 

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