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Illinois Statistics 2000
This page shows 2000 data for Illinois riverboat casinos.

9 Riverboats: Alton Belle Casino, E. Peoria Par-A-Dice, Casino Rock Island, Joliet-Empress, Metropolis-Harrah's, Joliet-Harrah's, Aurora-Hollywood, E. St. Louis Casino Queen, Elgin Grand Victoria

*Numbers may not add due to rounding.
General Information
General Casino Information
Casino
Admissions
AGR ($)
Win per capita
Tax ($)
Alton Belle
1,701,350
112,070,751
$65.87
30,165,101
Par-A-Dice
1,840,477
129,430,121
$70.32
36,503,422
Rock Island
759,897
31,080,923
$40.90
6,472,076
Empress
2,503,020
235,866,424
$94.23
74,897,327
Metropolis
1,399,499
108,816,941
$77.75
28,200,329
H. Joliet
2,431,006
280,624,566
$115.44
90,624,859
Hollywood
2,661,334
217,495,111
$81.72
68,908,912
Queen
2,109,551
156,880,385
$74.37
46,635,913
Grand Victoria
3,608,805
385,739,139
$106.89
129,805,184
Total
19,014,939
1,658,004,361
$87.19
512,213,123


Slot vs. Table Game Comparison by Casino
Casino
Revenue ($)
EGD ($)
EGD %
Table Games ($)
Table %
Alton Belle
112,070,751
99,722,370
89.0%
12,348,381
11.0%
Par-A-Dice
129,430,121
111,702,505
86.3%
17,727,616
13.7%
Rock Island
31,080,923
27,664,275
89.0%
3,416,648
11.0%
Empress
235,866,424
190,259,352
80.7%
45,607,072
19.3%
Metropolis
108,816,941
89,091,077
81.9%
19,725,864
18.1%
H. Joliet
280,624,566
239,498,338
85.3%
41,126,228
14.7%
Hollywood
217,495,111
169,046,462
77.7%
48,448,649
22.3%
Queen
156,880,385
128,739,007
82.1%
28,141,378
17.9%
Grand Victoria
385,739,139
293,486,271
76.1%
92,252,868
23.9%
Total
1,658,004,361
1,349,209,657
81.4%
308,794,704
18.6%


Slot Breakdown by Casino
Casino
# machines
Slot drop($)
Win ($)
Win %
Win per machine
Alton Belle
875
1,815,036,143
99,722,370
5.49%
$311.39
Par-A-Dice
1,115
1,741,577,485
111,702,505
6.41%
$273.72
Rock Island
592
433,259,280
27,664,275
6.39%
$127.68
Empress
1,081
3,303,055,899
190,259,352
5.76%
$480.88
Metropolis
1,091
1,423,793,938
89,091,077
6.26%
$223.73
H. Joliet
1,102
3,734,507,572
239,498,338
6.41%
$593.79
Hollywood
961
2,934,078,376
169,046,462
5.76%
$480.62
Queen
1,066
2,566,235,596
128,739,007
5.02%
$329.97
Grand Victoria
999
5,547,309,878
293,486,271
5.29%
$802.68
Total
8,882
23,498,854,167
1,349,209,657
5.74%
$415.04


Table Breakdown by Casino
Casino
# tables
Table drop ($)
Win ($)
Win %
Win per table
Alton Belle
31
61,778,750
12,348,381
19.99%
$1,088
Par-A-Dice
37
99,189,825
17,727,616
17.87%
$1,309
Rock Island
19
17,061,963
3,416,648
20.02%
$491
Empress
44
275,849,680
45,607,072
16.53%
$2,832
Metropolis
33
93,042,162
19,725,864
21.20%
$1,638
H. Joliet
47
253,532,605
41,126,228
16.22%
$2,391
Hollywood
53
284,265,607
48,448,649
17.04%
$2,498
Queen
44
134,312,352
28,141,378
20.95%
$1,747
Grand Victoria
54
518,849,083
92,252,868
17.78%
$4,668
Total
362
1,737,882,027
308,794,704
17.77%
$2,331


Slot Breakdown by Denomination
Type
# machines
Slot Drop ($)
Win ($)
Slot Revenue %
$0.05
1,141
1,765,615,610
153,745,421
8.71%
$0.10
18
42,680,800
4,227,408
9.90%
$0.25
3,714
6,339,190,223
437,194,900
6.90%
$0.50
398
1,081,516,464
69,301,431
6.41%
$1.00
3,133
11,098,207,959
550,988,934
4.96%
$2.00
19
48,764,930
3,412,104
7.00%
$5.00
388
2,563,766,190
105,350,236
4.11%
$10.00
22
121,558,890
6,256,926
5.15%
$25.00
44
384,225,301
16,709,817
4.35%
$100.00
5
53,327,800
2,022,480
3.79%
Total
8,882
23,498,854,167
1,349,209,657
5.74%
Type
# of Table Games
Table Drop ($)
Table Revenue ($)
Table Revenue %
Black Jack
221
950,508,428
142,350,829
14.98%
Craps
40
417,757,628
82,191,732
19.67%
Roulette
33
140,414,877
37,652,469
26.82%
CS Poker
34
106,032,270
24,777,743
23.37%
3 Card Poker
2
3,589,115
696,874
19.42%
Poker
10
17,836,903
4,512,823
25.30%
Mini-Baccarat
7
39,069,694
5,940,938
15.21%
Let It Ride
12
30,506,689
6,489,330
21.27%
Baccarat
3
32,166,423
4,181,966
13.00%
Total
362
1,737,882,027
308,794,704
17.77%


Table Breakdown by Table Game

 

Casino Openings/Extraordinary Events
- $0.10 slot denomination introduced.

- 3 Card Poker introduced.

- Royal Match BlackJack eliminated.

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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