Sorghum Subsidies in Texas totaled $2.3 billion from 1995-2016.

From 1995 to 2016, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 79 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2016 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%30%1,345$503,143,770$374,085
Top 2%44%2,691$727,403,310$270,310
Top 3%53%4,037$876,685,576$217,163
Top 4%59%5,383$986,560,387$183,273
Top 5%64%6,729$1,070,536,729$159,093
Top 6%68%8,074$1,137,169,680$140,843
Top 7%71%9,420$1,191,855,220$126,524
Top 8%74%10,766$1,237,951,811$114,987
Top 9%77%12,112$1,277,239,181$105,452
Top 10%79%13,458$1,311,405,567$97,444
Top 11%80%14,803$1,341,306,111$90,610
Top 12%82%16,149$1,367,648,877$84,689
Top 13%83%17,495$1,391,047,888$79,511
Top 14%85%18,841$1,412,053,683$74,946
Top 15%86%20,187$1,431,027,259$70,889
Top 16%87%21,532$1,448,220,529$67,259
Top 17%88%22,878$1,463,952,535$63,990
Top 18%89%24,224$1,478,353,225$61,028
Top 19%89%25,570$1,491,523,034$58,331
Top 20%90%26,916$1,503,568,107$55,862
Remaining 80% of recips.10%107,665$164,484,937$1,528
 

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