Commodity subsidies in National Quality Cotton Association totaled $40.1 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 41 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%7%4$2,788,803$697,201
Top 1%7%4$2,788,803$697,201
Top 2%13%8$5,072,644$634,081
Top 2%13%8$5,072,644$634,081
Top 3%17%12$6,833,151$569,429
Top 3%17%12$6,833,151$569,429
Top 4%21%16$8,389,805$524,363
Top 4%21%16$8,389,805$524,363
Top 5%25%21$10,163,007$483,953
Top 5%25%21$10,163,007$483,953
Top 6%29%25$11,530,835$461,233
Top 6%29%25$11,530,835$461,233
Top 7%32%29$12,805,740$441,577
Top 7%32%29$12,805,740$441,577
Top 8%35%33$14,007,004$424,455
Top 8%35%33$14,007,004$424,455
Top 9%38%38$15,359,445$404,196
Top 9%38%38$15,359,445$404,196
Top 10%41%42$16,404,689$390,588
Top 10%41%42$16,404,689$390,588
Top 11%43%46$17,401,799$378,300
Top 11%43%46$17,401,799$378,300
Top 12%46%50$18,355,392$367,108
Top 12%46%50$18,355,392$367,108
Top 13%48%54$19,281,802$357,070
Top 13%48%54$19,281,802$357,070
Top 14%51%59$20,395,300$345,683
Top 14%51%59$20,395,300$345,683
Top 15%53%63$21,232,117$337,018
Top 15%53%63$21,232,117$337,018
Top 16%55%67$22,037,584$328,919
Top 16%55%67$22,037,584$328,919
Top 17%57%71$22,802,534$321,162
Top 17%57%71$22,802,534$321,162
Top 18%59%76$23,713,511$312,020
Top 18%59%76$23,713,511$312,020
Top 19%61%80$24,409,503$305,119
Top 19%61%80$24,409,503$305,119
Top 20%63%84$25,067,355$298,421
Top 20%63%84$25,067,355$298,421
Remaining 80% of recips.37%339$14,989,611$44,217
Remaining 80% of recips.37%339$14,989,611$44,217

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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