Sorghum Subsidies in 6th District of Michigan (Rep. Fred Upton) totaled $447,237 from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 62 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%6%1$4,659$4,659
Top 1%6%1$4,659$4,659
Top 2%16%3$12,086$4,029
Top 2%16%3$12,086$4,029
Top 3%25%5$18,720$3,744
Top 3%25%5$18,720$3,744
Top 4%32%7$24,320$3,474
Top 4%32%7$24,320$3,474
Top 5%39%9$29,466$3,274
Top 5%39%9$29,466$3,274
Top 6%45%11$34,347$3,122
Top 6%45%11$34,347$3,122
Top 7%51%13$39,081$3,006
Top 7%51%13$39,081$3,006
Top 8%56%15$42,497$2,833
Top 8%56%15$42,497$2,833
Top 9%59%17$44,925$2,643
Top 9%59%17$44,925$2,643
Top 10%62%19$46,891$2,468
Top 10%62%19$46,891$2,468
Top 11%64%21$48,707$2,319
Top 11%64%21$48,707$2,319
Top 12%66%23$50,425$2,192
Top 12%66%23$50,425$2,192
Top 13%68%25$52,047$2,082
Top 13%68%25$52,047$2,082
Top 14%70%27$53,569$1,984
Top 14%70%27$53,569$1,984
Top 15%72%29$55,035$1,898
Top 15%72%29$55,035$1,898
Top 16%74%31$56,346$1,818
Top 16%74%31$56,346$1,818
Top 17%76%33$57,578$1,745
Top 17%76%33$57,578$1,745
Top 18%77%35$58,802$1,680
Top 18%77%35$58,802$1,680
Top 19%79%37$59,930$1,620
Top 19%79%37$59,930$1,620
Top 20%80%39$60,933$1,562
Top 20%80%39$60,933$1,562
Remaining 80% of recips.20%159$15,198$96
Remaining 80% of recips.20%159$15,198$96

‡ 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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