Sorghum Subsidies in Bailey County, Texas totaled $23.0 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 69 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%20%17$3,245,664$190,921
Top 2%31%34$5,086,714$149,609
Top 3%40%51$6,512,295$127,692
Top 4%46%68$7,605,081$111,839
Top 5%52%85$8,499,262$99,991
Top 6%56%102$9,221,340$90,405
Top 7%60%119$9,845,825$82,738
Top 8%63%136$10,423,799$76,646
Top 9%67%153$10,956,219$71,609
Top 10%69%170$11,419,800$67,175
Top 11%72%187$11,818,860$63,202
Top 12%74%204$12,180,913$59,710
Top 13%76%222$12,517,690$56,386
Top 14%78%239$12,806,595$53,584
Top 15%79%256$13,067,934$51,047
Top 16%81%273$13,295,762$48,702
Top 17%82%290$13,505,123$46,569
Top 18%83%307$13,696,497$44,614
Top 19%84%324$13,874,168$42,822
Top 20%85%341$14,037,680$41,166
Remaining 80% of recips.15%1,367$2,407,252$1,761

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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