Sorghum Subsidies in Liberty County, Texas totaled $11.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 68 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%24%3$1,514,985$504,995
Top 2%35%7$2,184,143$312,020
Top 3%43%11$2,697,267$245,206
Top 4%48%14$2,998,865$214,205
Top 5%54%18$3,348,017$186,001
Top 6%58%22$3,607,938$163,997
Top 7%61%25$3,762,867$150,515
Top 8%64%29$3,954,339$136,357
Top 9%66%33$4,115,010$124,697
Top 10%68%36$4,220,558$117,238
Top 11%70%40$4,348,495$108,712
Top 12%72%44$4,467,494$101,534
Top 13%73%47$4,549,427$96,796
Top 14%75%51$4,652,758$91,231
Top 15%77%55$4,752,529$86,410
Top 16%78%58$4,823,519$83,164
Top 17%79%62$4,914,098$79,260
Top 18%80%66$4,995,507$75,690
Top 19%81%69$5,052,871$73,230
Top 20%82%73$5,122,843$70,176
Remaining 80% of recips.18%294$1,088,117$3,701

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

 

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