Cotton Subsidies in 4th District of Texas (Rep. John Ratcliffe) totaled $34.3 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 66 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%26%13$1,140,537$87,734
Top 2%37%26$1,606,439$61,786
Top 3%45%40$1,966,265$49,157
Top 4%50%53$2,201,853$41,544
Top 5%54%66$2,384,402$36,127
Top 6%58%80$2,537,846$31,723
Top 7%60%93$2,647,376$28,466
Top 8%62%106$2,738,668$25,836
Top 9%64%120$2,821,462$23,512
Top 10%66%133$2,894,205$21,761
Top 11%68%147$2,968,374$20,193
Top 12%69%160$3,033,033$18,956
Top 13%71%173$3,095,776$17,895
Top 14%72%187$3,160,165$16,899
Top 15%73%200$3,217,723$16,089
Top 16%75%213$3,273,267$15,367
Top 17%76%227$3,330,164$14,670
Top 18%77%240$3,379,569$14,082
Top 19%78%254$3,430,477$13,506
Top 20%79%267$3,474,848$13,014
Remaining 80% of recips.21%1,070$908,606$849

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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