Sorghum Subsidies in 2nd District of Kansas (Rep. Steve Watkins) totaled $9,872 from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 45 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%12%252$5,136,800$20,384
Top 2%18%504$7,938,252$15,751
Top 3%23%756$10,002,219$13,230
Top 4%27%1,008$11,636,976$11,545
Top 5%30%1,260$13,101,859$10,398
Top 6%33%1,512$14,498,268$9,589
Top 7%36%1,764$15,827,120$8,972
Top 8%39%2,016$17,095,546$8,480
Top 9%42%2,268$18,302,788$8,070
Top 10%45%2,520$19,451,392$7,719
Top 11%47%2,772$20,541,998$7,411
Top 12%49%3,024$21,577,729$7,135
Top 13%52%3,276$22,567,862$6,889
Top 14%54%3,528$23,514,564$6,665
Top 15%56%3,781$24,421,911$6,459
Top 16%58%4,033$25,286,320$6,270
Top 17%60%4,285$26,113,113$6,094
Top 18%62%4,537$26,906,559$5,930
Top 19%63%4,789$27,665,557$5,777
Top 20%65%5,041$28,392,472$5,632
Remaining 80% of recips.35%20,166$15,244,537$756

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

 

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