Cotton Subsidies in Virginia totaled $230 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 74 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%24$34,055,819$1,418,992
Top 2%29%48$54,959,557$1,144,991
Top 3%38%72$72,071,983$1,001,000
Top 4%46%96$87,114,726$907,445
Top 5%53%120$99,794,788$831,623
Top 6%59%144$110,608,965$768,118
Top 7%64%168$119,649,252$712,198
Top 8%68%192$127,541,706$664,280
Top 9%71%216$134,201,368$621,303
Top 10%74%240$139,895,362$582,897
Top 11%77%264$144,777,960$548,401
Top 12%79%288$149,227,890$518,152
Top 13%81%312$153,115,282$490,754
Top 14%83%336$156,547,787$465,916
Top 15%85%360$159,625,481$443,404
Top 16%86%384$162,283,665$422,614
Top 17%87%408$164,637,118$403,522
Top 18%89%432$166,784,519$386,075
Top 19%90%456$168,708,688$369,975
Top 20%91%480$170,375,058$354,948
Remaining 80% of recips.9%1,922$17,798,349$9,260

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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