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Illinois Statistics 2001
This page shows 2001 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
1,718,223
121,911,560
$70.95
33,598,030
Par-A-Dice
1,942,547
140,836,835
$72.50
40,668,649
Rock Island
793,509
35,681,961
$44.97
7,446,585
Empress
2,374,322
260,862,957
$109.87
83,467,121
Metropolis
1,432,742
119,783,701
$83.60
32,252,901
H. Joliet
2,730,403
300,897,003
$110.20
98,270,182
Hollywood
2,307,698
232,211,411
$100.62
73,397,736
Queen
2,024,046
155,082,587
$76.62
45,844,687
Grand Victoria
3,484,791
416,690,151
$119.57
140,258,422
Total
18,808,281
1,783,958,166
$94.85
555,204,313


Slot vs. Table Game Comparison by Casino
Casino
Revenue ($)
EGD ($)
EGD %
Table Games ($)
Table %
Alton Belle
121,911,560
109,768,853
90.0%
12,142,707
10.0%
Par-A-Dice
140,836,835
123,476,648
87.7%
17,360,187
12.3%
Rock Island
35,681,961
32,726,163
91.7%
2,955,798
8.3%
Empress
260,862,957
221,807,320
85.0%
39,055,637
15.0%
Metropolis
119,783,701
100,906,133
84.2%
18,877,568
15.8%
H. Joliet
300,897,003
261,400,029
86.9%
39,496,974
13.1%
Hollywood
232,211,411
184,333,606
79.4%
47,877,805
20.6%
Queen
155,082,587
129,613,650
83.6%
25,468,937
16.4%
Grand Victoria
416,690,151
328,911,005
78.9%
87,779,146
21.1%
Total
1,783,958,166
1,492,943,407
83.7%
291,014,759
16.3%


Slot Breakdown by Casino
Casino
# machines
Slot drop($)
Win ($)
Win %
Win per machine
Alton Belle
990
200,960,642
109,768,853
5.49%
$303.77
Par-A-Dice
1,133
1,874,782,730
123,476,648
6.59%
$298.58
Rock Island
599
509,841,362
32,726,163
6.42%
$149.68
Empress
1,128
3,364,015,160
221,807,320
6.59%
$538.73
Metropolis
1,110
1,448,870,323
100,906,133
6.96%
$249.06
H. Joliet
1,118
3,750,372,857
261,400,029
6.97%
$640.58
Hollywood
1,055
2,997,356,612
184,333,606
6.15%
$478.70
Queen
1,079
2,544,274,288
129,613,650
5.09%
$329.11
Grand Victoria
1,043
5,832,669,437
328,911,005
5.64%
$863.98
Total
9,255
24,323,143,411
1,492,943,407
6.14%
$441.95


Table Breakdown by Casino
Casino
# tables
Table drop ($)
Win ($)
Win %
Win per table
Alton Belle
28
56,915,004
12,142,707
21.33%
$1,188
Par-A-Dice
34
91,123,350
17,360,187
19.05%
$1,399
Rock Island
21
16,340,977
2,955,798
18.09%
$386
Empress
34
268,425,175
39,055,637
14.55%
$3,147
Metropolis
26
90,940,873
18,877,568
20.76%
$1,989
H. Joliet
31
252,452,281
39,496,974
15.65%
$3,491
Hollywood
44
289,429,652
47,877,805
16.54%
$2,981
Queen
43
132,206,581
25,468,937
19.26%
$1,623
Grand Victoria
44
509,180,782
87,779,146
17.24%
$5,466
Total
305
1,707,014,675
291,014,759
17.05%
$2,614


Slot Breakdown by Denomination
Type
# machines
Slot Drop ($)
Win ($)
Slot Revenue %
$0.05
1,807
2,630,834,089
247,342,315
9.40%
$0.10
132
199,859,186
23,808,312
11.91%
$0.25
3,014
5,140,043,892
354,405,521
6.89%
$0.50
312
677,042,372
43,653,906
6.45%
$1.00
2,598
7,939,213,579
414,120,764
5.22%
$5.00
287
1,525,392,296
63,049,688
4.13%
$10.00
21
113,042,510
5,363,900
4.75%
$25.00
36
218,354,650
11,481,670
5.26%
$100.00
5
46,691,400
806,326
1.73%
Total
9,255
24,323,143,411
1,492,943,407
6.14%
Type
# of Table Games
Table Drop ($)
Table Revenue ($)
Table Revenue %
Black Jack
188
947,191,516
132,134,912
13.95%
Craps
36
395,545,704
75,946,415
19.20%
Roulette
26
137,422,049
37,712,139
27.44%
CS Poker
27
89,610,401
22,165,279
24.74%
3 Card Poker
4
18,984,101
3,027,457
15.95%
Pai Gow Poker
1
127,514
22,938
17.99%
Poker
6
13,279,183
3,171,627
23.88%
Mini-Baccarat
4
30,825,392
5,174,308
16.79%
Let It Ride
11
30,446,912
5,985,454
19.66%
Baccarat
2
43,581,903
5,674,230
13.02%
Total
305
1,707,014,675
291,014,759
17.05%


Table Breakdown by Table Game

 

Casino Openings/Extraordinary Events
- $2.00 Slot denomination eliminated.

- Pai Gow Poker 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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