Cotton Subsidies in 11th District of Texas (Rep. Michael Conaway) totaled $1.0 billion from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 63 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%14%58$17,956,464$309,594
Top 1%14%58$17,956,464$309,594
Top 2%23%117$29,712,424$253,952
Top 2%23%117$29,712,424$253,952
Top 3%30%176$39,419,951$223,977
Top 3%30%176$39,419,951$223,977
Top 4%36%235$47,836,651$203,560
Top 4%36%235$47,836,651$203,560
Top 5%42%294$55,396,002$188,422
Top 5%42%294$55,396,002$188,422
Top 6%47%353$62,072,711$175,843
Top 6%47%353$62,072,711$175,843
Top 7%52%412$68,177,591$165,480
Top 7%52%412$68,177,591$165,480
Top 8%56%471$73,721,897$156,522
Top 8%56%471$73,721,897$156,522
Top 9%60%530$78,767,883$148,619
Top 9%60%530$78,767,883$148,619
Top 10%63%589$83,339,153$141,493
Top 10%63%589$83,339,153$141,493
Top 11%66%648$87,455,361$134,962
Top 11%66%648$87,455,361$134,962
Top 12%69%707$91,197,963$128,993
Top 12%69%707$91,197,963$128,993
Top 13%72%766$94,595,751$123,493
Top 13%72%766$94,595,751$123,493
Top 14%74%825$97,658,473$118,374
Top 14%74%825$97,658,473$118,374
Top 15%76%884$100,445,824$113,627
Top 15%76%884$100,445,824$113,627
Top 16%78%943$103,005,962$109,232
Top 16%78%943$103,005,962$109,232
Top 17%80%1,002$105,308,750$105,099
Top 17%80%1,002$105,308,750$105,099
Top 18%82%1,061$107,394,236$101,220
Top 18%82%1,061$107,394,236$101,220
Top 19%83%1,120$109,323,451$97,610
Top 19%83%1,120$109,323,451$97,610
Top 20%84%1,179$111,049,720$94,190
Top 20%84%1,179$111,049,720$94,190
Remaining 80% of recips.16%4,719$20,546,288$4,354
Remaining 80% of recips.16%4,719$20,548,394$4,354

‡ 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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