Cotton Subsidies in 1st District of Georgia (Rep. Buddy Carter) totaled $88.4 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 46 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%8%17$4,680,452$275,321
Top 2%14%35$8,070,019$230,572
Top 3%20%53$11,001,551$207,576
Top 4%24%71$13,698,290$192,934
Top 5%29%89$16,247,540$182,557
Top 6%33%107$18,532,192$173,198
Top 7%37%125$20,637,298$165,098
Top 8%40%143$22,571,225$157,841
Top 9%43%161$24,383,185$151,448
Top 10%46%179$26,100,315$145,812
Top 11%49%197$27,697,534$140,597
Top 12%52%215$29,196,664$135,798
Top 13%54%233$30,622,873$131,429
Top 14%57%251$31,986,072$127,435
Top 15%59%269$33,281,047$123,721
Top 16%61%287$34,512,212$120,252
Top 17%63%305$35,670,850$116,954
Top 18%65%323$36,778,792$113,866
Top 19%67%341$37,836,324$110,957
Top 20%69%359$38,833,296$108,171
Remaining 80% of recips.31%1,437$17,531,762$12,200

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

 

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