Cotton Subsidies in 2nd District of Georgia (Rep. Sanford Bishop) totaled $1.1 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 63 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%51$25,293,751$495,956
Top 2%25%103$38,809,998$376,796
Top 3%31%154$49,405,967$320,818
Top 4%37%206$58,995,125$286,384
Top 5%43%257$67,337,993$262,016
Top 6%48%309$75,022,697$242,792
Top 7%52%360$81,756,521$227,101
Top 8%56%412$87,944,845$213,458
Top 9%59%464$93,488,274$201,483
Top 10%63%515$98,426,020$191,118
Top 11%66%567$103,104,653$181,842
Top 12%68%618$107,354,397$173,713
Top 13%71%670$111,346,755$166,189
Top 14%73%721$114,992,243$159,490
Top 15%75%773$118,454,707$153,240
Top 16%77%825$121,626,390$147,426
Top 17%79%876$124,547,326$142,177
Top 18%81%928$127,336,871$137,216
Top 19%83%979$129,876,925$132,663
Top 20%84%1,031$132,257,660$128,281
Remaining 80% of recips.16%4,126$25,128,484$6,090

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

 

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