Sorghum Subsidies in Texas totaled $2.5 billion from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, 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 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%31%1,364$565,524,196$414,607
Top 2%44%2,729$809,949,282$296,793
Top 3%53%4,093$972,685,507$237,646
Top 4%59%5,458$1,092,684,917$200,199
Top 5%64%6,823$1,184,528,553$173,608
Top 6%68%8,187$1,257,462,545$153,593
Top 7%72%9,552$1,317,271,515$137,905
Top 8%74%10,916$1,367,728,190$125,296
Top 9%77%12,281$1,410,771,035$114,874
Top 10%79%13,646$1,447,964,433$106,109
Top 11%81%15,010$1,480,517,085$98,635
Top 12%82%16,375$1,509,359,143$92,175
Top 13%84%17,739$1,534,966,933$86,531
Top 14%85%19,104$1,557,947,520$81,551
Top 15%86%20,469$1,578,650,534$77,124
Top 16%87%21,833$1,597,416,244$73,165
Top 17%88%23,198$1,614,467,656$69,595
Top 18%89%24,562$1,630,095,082$66,367
Top 19%90%25,927$1,644,443,445$63,426
Top 20%90%27,292$1,657,602,204$60,736
Remaining 80% of recips.10%109,168$179,133,971$1,641
 

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