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Illinois Statistics 1993
This page shows 1993 data for Illinois riverboat casinos.

9 Riverboats: Alton Belle Casino, E. Peoria Par-A-Dice, Casino Rock Island, Joliet-Empress, Jo Daviess Silver Eagle Casino, Metropolis-Harrah's, Joliet-Harrah's, Aurora-Hollywood, E. St. Louis Casino Queen

*Numbers may not add due to rounding.
General Information
General Casino Information
Casino
Admissions
AGR ($)
Win per capita
Tax ($)
Alton Belle
1,154,765
60,102,083
$52.05
14,329,947
Par-A-Dice
1,252,023
64,500,277
$51.52
15,404,101
Rock Island
996,278
39,104,700
$39.25
9,813,496
Empress
2,155,138
172,859,629
$80.21
38,882,202
Silver Eagle
840,133
32,530,252
$38.72
8,186,316
Metropolis
1,085,773
54,402,452
$50.10
13,052,036
H. Joliet
984,802
66,504,195
$67.53
15,270,443
Hollywood
994,627
64,139,619
$64.49
14,817,178
Queen
1,215,951
51,541,276
$42.39
12,740,157
Total
10,679,490
605,684,483
$56.71
142,495,876


Slot vs. Table Game Comparison by Casino
Casino
Revenue ($)
EGD ($)
EGD %
Table Games ($)
Table %
Alton Belle
60,102,083
38,422,139
63.93%
21,679,944
36.07%
Par-A-Dice
64,500,277
42,367,869
65.69%
22,132,408
34.31%
Rock Island
39,104,700
24,439,963
62.50%
14,664,737
37.50%
Empress
172,859,629
108,645,079
62.85%
64,214,550
37.15%
Silver Eagle
32,530,252
22,585,619
69.43%
9,944,633
30.57%
Metropolis
54,402,452
34,959,725
64.26%
19,442,727
35.74%
H. Joliet
66,504,195
41,024,057
61.69%
25,480,138
38.31%
Hollywood
64,139,619
30,029,059
46.82%
34,110,560
53.18%
Queen
51,541,276
29,081,409
56.42%
22,459,867
43.58%
Total
605,684,483
371,554,919
61.34%
234,129,564
38.66%


Slot Breakdown by Casino
Casino
# machines
Slot drop($)
Win ($)
Win %
Win per machine
Alton Belle
497
394,380,637
38,422,139
9.74%
$211.77
Par-A-Dice
489
434,256,053
42,367,869
9.76%
$237.29
Rock Island
380
267,468,260
24,439,963
9.14%
$176.05
Empress
624
1,726,820,781
108,645,079
6.29%
$476.70
Silver Eagle
468
269,673,455
22,585,619
8.38%
$132.22
Metropolis
634
382,825,639
34,959,725
9.13%
$177.30
H. Joliet
583
536,388,657
41,024,057
7.65%
$290.90
Hollywood
631
422,263,413
30,029,059
7.30%
$240.19
Queen
855
462,595,920
29,081,409
6.29%
$179.05
Total
4,296**
4,885,672,815
371,554,919
7.60%
$243.50
**The total value for the number of machines is an average of monthly figures.


Table Breakdown by Casino
Casino
# tables
Table drop ($)
Win ($)
Win %
Win per table
Alton Belle
31
94,244,442
21,679,944
23.00%
$1,896
Par-A-Dice
41
92,611,416
22,132,408
23.90%
$1,473
Rock Island
23
68,070,384
14,664,737
21.54%
$1,747
Empress
46
311,500,759
64,214,550
20.61%
$3,804
Silver Eagle
25
39,831,983
9,944,633
24.97%
$1,090
Metropolis
37
76,788,747
19,442,727
25.32%
$1,681
H. Joliet
44
136,499,521
25,480,138
18.67%
$2,379
Hollywood
63
173,227,073
34,110,560
19.69%
$2,741
Queen
57
100,332,851
22,459,867
22.39%
$2,058
Total
301**
1,093,107,176
234,129,564
21.42%
$2,191
**The total value for the number of table games is an average of monthly figures.


Slot Breakdown by Denomination
Type
# machines
Slot Drop ($)
Win ($)
Slot Revenue %
$0.05
21
4,684,944
652,309
13.92%
$0.25
3,290
1,727,061,715
165,348,355
9.57%
$0.50
211
106,965,792
9,656,918
9.03%
$1.00
1,775
2,302,406,911
158,782,889
6.90%
$5.00
194
691,598,551
34,875,636
5.04%
$25.00
20
43,495,005
2,110,412
4.85%
$100.00
7
9,085,660
157,411
1.73%
Total
5,518
4,885,672,815
371,554,919
7.60%
Type
# of Table Games
Table Drop ($)
Table Revenue ($)
Table Revenue %
Black Jack
298
694,534,290
138,982,300
20.01%
Craps
51
305,832,605
68,617,165
22.44%
Roulette
29
56,804,837
17,216,296
30.31%
Baccarat
3
17,653,136
3,429,529
19.43%
Mini-Baccarat
6
13,759,347
2,648,595
19.25%
Red Dog
0
895,061
453,501
50.67%
Big Six
4
3,352,532
1,635,967
48.80%
Sic Bo
0
283,391
146,235
51.60%
Total
391
1,093,107,176
234,129,580
21.42%


Table Breakdown by Table Game

 

Casino Openings/Extraordinary Events
- Metropolis-Harrah's opens February 23, 1993.

- Joliet-Harrah's opens May 4, 1993.

- Aurora-Hollywood opens June 17, 1993.

- E. St. Louis Casino Queen opens June 23, 1993.

- Sic Bo introduced.

Illinois Gaming Statistics

1991 | 1992 | 1993 | 1994 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 | 2000
2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | Annual

Nevada | Las Vegas Strip | Downtown LV | Reno/Sparks | Laughlin | Elko County

Atlantic City | Colorado | Illinois | Iowa | State Comps

All data compiled from Illinois Gaming Board: Annual Report 1991-2006.

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