Sorghum Subsidies in 6th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves) totaled $770,065 from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 58 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%11%3$24,475$8,158
Top 1%11%3$24,475$8,158
Top 2%19%6$42,469$7,078
Top 2%19%6$42,469$7,078
Top 3%26%9$58,204$6,467
Top 3%26%9$58,204$6,467
Top 4%32%12$71,629$5,969
Top 4%32%12$71,629$5,969
Top 5%37%15$84,479$5,632
Top 5%37%15$84,479$5,632
Top 6%42%18$96,302$5,350
Top 6%42%18$96,302$5,350
Top 7%47%21$105,924$5,044
Top 7%47%21$105,924$5,044
Top 8%51%24$115,206$4,800
Top 8%51%24$115,206$4,800
Top 9%55%27$123,774$4,584
Top 9%55%27$123,774$4,584
Top 10%58%30$131,874$4,396
Top 10%58%30$131,874$4,396
Top 11%61%33$139,002$4,212
Top 11%61%33$139,002$4,212
Top 12%64%36$145,435$4,040
Top 12%64%36$145,435$4,040
Top 13%66%39$150,856$3,868
Top 13%66%39$150,856$3,868
Top 14%69%42$155,739$3,708
Top 14%69%42$155,739$3,708
Top 15%71%45$160,105$3,558
Top 15%71%45$160,105$3,558
Top 16%72%48$164,194$3,421
Top 16%72%48$164,194$3,421
Top 17%74%51$167,958$3,293
Top 17%74%51$167,958$3,293
Top 18%76%54$171,545$3,177
Top 18%76%54$171,545$3,177
Top 19%77%57$174,937$3,069
Top 19%77%57$174,937$3,069
Top 20%79%60$178,266$2,971
Top 20%79%60$178,266$2,971
Remaining 80% of recips.21%243$48,681$200
Remaining 80% of recips.21%243$48,681$200

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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