Cotton Subsidies in 23rd District of Texas (Rep. Will Hurd) totaled $240 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 61 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%14%9$2,911,455$323,495
Top 2%22%18$4,754,392$264,133
Top 3%29%27$6,212,569$230,095
Top 4%35%36$7,448,657$206,907
Top 5%40%45$8,520,572$189,346
Top 6%45%54$9,513,886$176,183
Top 7%49%63$10,446,836$165,823
Top 8%53%72$11,297,414$156,909
Top 9%57%81$12,105,039$149,445
Top 10%61%91$12,918,008$141,956
Top 11%64%100$13,602,097$136,021
Top 12%67%109$14,234,502$130,592
Top 13%69%118$14,799,403$125,419
Top 14%72%127$15,313,863$120,582
Top 15%74%136$15,780,588$116,034
Top 16%76%145$16,210,328$111,795
Top 17%78%154$16,612,760$107,875
Top 18%80%163$16,982,406$104,187
Top 19%81%172$17,314,546$100,666
Top 20%83%182$17,648,805$96,971
Remaining 80% of recips.17%728$3,701,577$5,085

‡ 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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