Sorghum Subsidies in 2nd District of Alabama (Rep. Martha Roby) totaled $6.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 54 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%11%49$349,243$7,127
Top 2%18%98$576,512$5,883
Top 3%25%147$775,501$5,276
Top 4%30%196$950,330$4,849
Top 5%35%245$1,108,734$4,525
Top 6%40%294$1,252,301$4,260
Top 7%44%343$1,383,165$4,033
Top 8%48%392$1,501,804$3,831
Top 9%51%441$1,609,090$3,649
Top 10%54%490$1,707,341$3,484
Top 11%57%539$1,798,098$3,336
Top 12%60%588$1,881,042$3,199
Top 13%62%637$1,957,933$3,074
Top 14%64%686$2,029,617$2,959
Top 15%67%735$2,096,690$2,853
Top 16%69%784$2,159,594$2,755
Top 17%70%833$2,218,960$2,664
Top 18%72%882$2,274,595$2,579
Top 19%74%931$2,326,772$2,499
Top 20%75%980$2,375,835$2,424
Remaining 80% of recips.25%3,921$775,429$198

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

 

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