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slides: Which New England States Make the Most on Lottery Revenue?

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

 

Massachusetts spent nearly $4.8 billion on lottery purchases in 2012 according to data from the North American Association of State and Provincial Lotteries. That amount is more than any other state in the nation besides New York.

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In 2012, lotteries generated profits of more than $19 billion nationally, and another $8 billion in taxes from racetracks and casinos.

 

See how much each New England state spent on lottery purchases in the slides below.

 

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6. Vermont

FY 2012 Sales: $100.93 million

FY 2012 Transfers: $22.3 million

FY 2011 to FY 2012 Sales Increase: $5.39 million

FY 2011 to FY 2012 Percentage Increase: 5.6%

Photo: Flickr/Aaron McIntyre

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5. Maine

FY 2012 Sales: $228.3 million

FY 2012 Transfers: $54.3 million

FY 2011 to FY 2012 Sales Increase: $11.9 million

FY 2011 to FY 2012 Percentage Increase: 5.5%

Photo: Flickr/Ted Murphy

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4. New Hampshire

FY 2012 Sales: $254.92 million

FY 2012 Transfers: $66.8 million

FY 2011 to FY 2012 Sales Increase: $25.77 million

FY 2011 to FY 2012 Percentage Increase: 11.2%

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3. Connecticut

FY 2012 Sales: $1.082 billion

FY 2012 Transfers: $310 million

FY 2011 to FY 2012 Sales Increase: $65.1 million

FY 2011 to FY 2012 Percentage Increase: 6.3%

Photo: Flickr/Katie & Ian

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2. Rhode Island

FY 2012 Sales: $3.532 billion

FY 2012 Transfers: $377.7 million

FY 2011 to FY 2012 Sales Increase: $406.58 million

FY 2011 to FY 2012 Percentage Increase: 13%

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1. Massachusetts

FY 2012 Sales: $4.741 billion

FY 2012 Transfers: $833.9 million

FY 2011 to FY 2012 Sales Increase: $313.5 million

FY 2011 to FY 2012 Percentage Increase: 7.08%

 
 

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