SIGN UP LOG IN
 

Gambling costs Austrians €1.9 billion

Published by

June 14, 2019 2:10 pm

Gambling costs Austrians €1.9 billion

The hope of getting rich through a jackpot or the right tips is still “pulling”:

the gaming market grew again last year (+5.2%), Internet portals have a strong plus (+18.6%). The gross gaming revenue of the providers was over 1.9 billion euros. In other words: we lose so much money playing games.

There were increases in turnover with the lottery “6 out of 45” (price increase, additional games) and with the Joker, with Euromillionen a small minus was observed by “branchenradar.com”. Incidentally, the lottery has the lowest payout ratio of all games of chance at around 50% (revenues flow, for example, into sports promotion). With slot machines or with Roulette it lies with over 90 per cent.

Stationary playing (in casinos, betting offices) is the largest with € 837 million, followed by lotteries (€ 703 million). The Internet is becoming increasingly important with double-digit growth rates to € 371 million.

This also includes those platforms that do not have a domestic licence (but are based in Malta, Gibraltar or Cyprus), but nevertheless pay taxes in Austria. In addition to Win2day (Casinos Austria), there are 14 other relevant providers. Whether these are “illegal” is decided by the ECJ during ongoing proceedings.

More News

LEC: G2 dominates before playoffs, but has hot pursuit

LEC: G2 dominates before playoffs, but has hot pursuit

The regular LEC Spring Season is over. We're going to the playoffs. And there G2 has once again put itself…

Season off for NFL-Star Watt:

Season off for NFL-Star Watt: "So brutal"

For the third time in four years, NFL star J.J. Watt's season in the US professional football league is over…

Powerball cracked: three-quarters of a billion dollars paid out

Powerball cracked: three-quarters of a billion dollars paid out

The Powerball lottery in the USA is known for its high winnings. But one player has recently succeeded in making…

GTA 5 - This sports car is finally available online in GTA today

GTA 5 - This sports car is finally available online in GTA today

The Ocelot Jugular is now available for purchase in "GTA Online". Players had already expected the activation of the sports…

"It is pointless to talk" - Tuchel announcement to Neymar!

Paris Saint-Germain fended off the attack on the top in the French Ligue 1. On Matchday 9, coach Thomas Tuchel…

National e-sports team fails premiere

National e-sports team fails premiere

The DFB's e-sports national team is the "tournament favorite" to make its debut at the eNations Cup - and is…

LoL World Champion with Overwatch Team

LoL World Champion with Overwatch Team

T1, who are best known for their League of Legends successes, are founding an Overwatch team & want to compete…

WERDER ESPORTS CUP WILL ENTHUSE 450 PEOPLE

WERDER ESPORTS CUP WILL ENTHUSE 450 PEOPLE

Marcel Schwarz from Team AOK won against 100 opponents and won the first edition of the WERDER eSPORTS FIFA19 Cup…

Street Fighter II™: The World Warrior Slot by NetEnt

Street Fighter II™: The World Warrior Slot by NetEnt

Street Fighter™ II: The World Warrior Slot is the new slot from NetEnt™ based on the classic game from Capcom™.…

That's what's behind Neymar's phone cheering

That's what's behind Neymar's phone cheering

Although Neymar (27) missed the first four league games because of his change theatre, the superstar from Paris St-Germain is…

The gambling industry is accused of breaking the law

The gambling industry is accused of breaking the law

Berlin - The vending machine industry uses technical tricks at ATMs to override current laws. The consequences: The addiction potential…

Ex-HSV star Thomas Gravesen lost over $50 million playing poker

Ex-HSV star Thomas Gravesen lost over $50 million playing poker

Football bully Thomas Gravesen was known and feared as a tough player in his active days. But also his funny…

Today four teams fight for the playoffs
Today four teams fight for the playoffs

SK Gaming and Rogue make it exciting: Yesterday, Friday, both teams were able to claim the important victories for the…

FIFA Global Series PS4 Playoffs
FIFA Global Series PS4 Playoffs

The last participants of the eWorld Cup 2019 have not yet been determined. During the PS4 FIFA playoffs, there will…

Timothy Adams gets the EPT Monte Carlo €25,000 Single-Day High Roller
Timothy Adams gets the EPT Monte Carlo €25,000 Single-Day High Roller

The €25,000 Single-Day High Roller on the 2019 PokerStars and Monte-Carlo® Casino European Poker Tour ended with Timothy Adams winning…

Mystic Hive by BetSoft
Mystic Hive by BetSoft

BetSoft provides the Mystic Hive Slot. BetSoft is one of the briefest opening developing organizations available. In this circumstance and…

Swiss eSports Weekly: The highest prize money in eSports history!
Swiss eSports Weekly: The highest prize money in eSports history!

Although eSports is still relatively young, prize money is distributed that is otherwise difficult to find. This weekend there was…

E-Sport News: Griffin wins Group A
E-Sport News: Griffin wins Group A

The second day of the second round was not the best from a European point of view. As always, we…

KIT SC eSport-Team becomes EM second
KIT SC eSport-Team becomes EM second

 KIT SC's eSports team has won second place at the European University eSports Championships in Madrid. The first League of…

Counter-Strike in the fight for acceptance
Counter-Strike in the fight for acceptance

Once again the ESL One Cologne attracts tens of thousands of fans to the cathedral city with Counter-Strike. Nevertheless, it…

PUBG Europe League starts today in Phase 2 on Twitch
PUBG Europe League starts today in Phase 2 on Twitch

Today the PUBG Europe League starts its second phase, which will run until July 7th. From today, Friday 17.5. until…

No Juve at FIFA 20: CR7 now plays for Piemonte Calcio
No Juve at FIFA 20: CR7 now plays for Piemonte Calcio

Cristiano Ronaldo no longer plays at Juventus Turin - at least at FIFA 20. As a game manufacturer, EA Sports…

Mybetting Deals Tools

Surebet by BetBurger

Surebet by BetBurger

BetBurger is a service focusing on arbitrage bets, also known as sure bets. It turns sports betting into an investment.

Matched Betting by OddsMonkey

OddsMonkey

OddsMonkey offers matched betting services with features to enhance your profits with the best betting offers.

Live Sport Results and Statistics

Live Scores

Always keep ahead of the sports betting game with our real time results and statistics!

2000+ Free Slots

Play the best online slots and your favourites from the biggest developers for free right here!