Cotton Subsidies in 15th District of Texas (Rep. Vicente Gonzalez) totaled $105 million from 1995-2016.

From 1995 to 2016, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 86 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2016 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%38%13$39,703,751$3,054,135
Top 2%52%27$54,900,693$2,033,359
Top 3%61%41$64,460,972$1,572,219
Top 4%68%55$71,383,371$1,297,879
Top 5%73%69$76,953,667$1,115,271
Top 6%77%83$81,054,298$976,558
Top 7%80%96$83,936,750$874,341
Top 8%82%110$86,559,760$786,907
Top 9%84%124$88,692,351$715,261
Top 10%86%138$90,521,023$655,949
Top 11%88%152$92,123,547$606,076
Top 12%89%166$93,530,839$563,439
Top 13%90%179$94,661,185$528,833
Top 14%91%193$95,730,941$496,015
Top 15%92%207$96,673,978$467,024
Top 16%93%221$97,490,677$441,134
Top 17%93%235$98,201,058$417,877
Top 18%94%249$98,829,866$396,907
Top 19%94%262$99,354,312$379,215
Top 20%95%276$99,868,104$361,841
Remaining 80% of recips.5%1,108$5,309,861$4,792
 

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