Cotton Subsidies in 15th District of Texas (Rep. Vicente Gonzalez) totaled $105 million from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 64 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%15$9,691,270$646,085
Top 2%24%30$14,822,398$494,080
Top 3%32%46$19,288,337$419,312
Top 4%37%61$22,886,794$375,193
Top 5%43%76$26,147,418$344,045
Top 6%48%92$29,238,338$317,808
Top 7%52%107$31,894,825$298,082
Top 8%56%123$34,525,708$280,697
Top 9%60%138$36,809,230$266,734
Top 10%64%153$38,853,741$253,946
Top 11%67%169$40,846,460$241,695
Top 12%70%184$42,600,710$231,526
Top 13%72%199$44,219,587$222,209
Top 14%75%215$45,739,811$212,743
Top 15%77%230$47,001,127$204,353
Top 16%79%246$48,231,656$196,064
Top 17%81%261$49,297,220$188,878
Top 18%82%276$50,304,299$182,262
Top 19%84%292$51,299,945$175,685
Top 20%85%307$52,135,364$169,822
Remaining 80% of recips.15%1,231$8,981,259$7,296
 

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