Sorghum Subsidies in 1st District of Oklahoma (Rep. Kevin Hern) totaled $1.8 million from 1995-2020‡.

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

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%9%5$42,953$8,591
Top 2%14%10$69,582$6,958
Top 3%19%15$94,041$6,269
Top 4%23%20$116,475$5,824
Top 5%28%25$138,026$5,521
Top 6%32%30$158,473$5,282
Top 7%35%35$176,905$5,054
Top 8%39%40$195,028$4,876
Top 9%43%45$212,489$4,722
Top 10%46%51$231,855$4,546
Top 11%49%56$246,853$4,408
Top 12%52%61$261,089$4,280
Top 13%55%66$274,641$4,161
Top 14%58%71$287,371$4,047
Top 15%60%76$299,164$3,936
Top 16%62%81$310,477$3,833
Top 17%64%86$321,433$3,738
Top 18%66%91$331,440$3,642
Top 19%68%96$340,942$3,551
Top 20%70%102$351,761$3,449
Remaining 80% of recips.30%408$147,571$362

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

 

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