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Illinois Statistics 2003
This page shows 2003 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
1,461,515
109,083,084
$74.64
38,745,926
Par-A-Dice
1,802,608
138,126,316
$76.63
53,101,857
Rock Island
780,044
39,493,811
$50.63
10,180,975
Empress
1,990,689
232,925,884
$117.01
94,385,789
Metropolis
1,426,190
134,940,409
$94.62
50,763,757
H. Joliet
2,386,938
269,772,752
$113.02
115,726,475
Hollywood
1,917,314
246,866,057
$128.76
99,961,923
Queen
2,032,566
158,033,927
$77.75
62,922,457
Grand Victoria
2,799,688
380,701,240
$135.98
194,069,060
Total
16,597,552
1,709,943,480
$103.02
719,858,219


Slot vs. Table Game Comparison by Casino
Casino
Revenue ($)
EGD ($)
EGD %
Table Games ($)
Table %
Alton Belle
109,083,084
100,561,323
92.2%
8,521,761
7.8%
Par-A-Dice
138,126,316
122,915,866
89.0%
15,210,450
11.0%
Rock Island
39,493,811
36,733,409
93.0%
2,760,402
7.0%
Empress
232,925,884
202,736,415
87.0%
30,189,469
13.0%
Metropolis
134,940,409
118,561,121
87.9%
16,379,288
12.1%
H. Joliet
269,772,752
239,145,885
88.6%
30,626,867
11.4%
Hollywood
246,866,057
204,814,157
83.0%
42,051,900
17.0%
Queen
158,033,927
129,941,069
82.2%
28,092,858
17.8%
Grand Victoria
380,701,240
302,638,462
79.5%
78,062,778
20.5%
Total
1,709,943,480
1,458,047,707
85.3%
251,895,773
14.7%


Slot Breakdown by Casino
Casino
# machines
Slot drop($)
Win ($)
Win %
Win per machine
Alton Belle
1,061
1,804,106,156
100,561,323
5.6%
$259.67
Par-A-Dice
1,163
1,750,117,952
122,915,866
7.0%
$289.56
Rock Island
727
586,419,467
36,733,409
6.3%
$138.43
Empress
1,148
3,019,600,281
202,736,415
6.7%
$483.83
Metropolis
1,190
1,405,283,536
118,561,121
8.4%
$272.96
H. Joliet
1,162
3,291,129,459
239,145,885
7.3%
$563.85
Hollywood
1,132
2,876,403,479
204,814,157
7.1%
$495.70
Queen
1,108
2,510,581,621
129,941,069
5.2%
$323.07
Grand Victoria
1,075
5,233,637,813
302,638,462
5.8%
$771.30
Total
9,766
22,477,279,764
1,458,047,707
6.5%
$409.04


Table Breakdown by Casino
Casino
# tables
Table drop ($)
Win ($)
Win %
Win per table
Alton Belle
24
44,006,028
8,521,761
19.4%
$972.80
Par-A-Dice
27
88,331,745
15,210,450
17.2%
$1,543.42
Rock Island
13
14,548,797
2,760,402
19.0%
$581.75
Empress
30
196,646,098
30,189,469
15.4%
$2,757.03
Metropolis
22
85,516,191
16,379,288
19.2%
$2,039.76
H. Joliet
28
200,148,730
30,626,867
15.3%
$2,996.76
Hollywood
34
258,677,083
42,051,900
16.3%
$3,388.55
Queen
39
149,233,486
28,092,858
18.8%
$1,984.38
Grand Victoria
41
425,668,967
78,062,778
18.3%
$5,216.36
Total
258
1,462,777,125
251,895,773
17.2%
$2,674.90


Slot Breakdown by Denomination
Type
# machines
Slot Drop ($)
Win ($)
Slot Revenue %
$0.05
2,639
3,411,719,504
357,591,245
10.5%
$0.10
150
250,590,947
31,628,188
12.6%
$0.25
3,074
5,875,535,738
397,664,103
6.8%
$0.50
413
909,119,049
60,341,907
6.6%
$1.00
3,030
9,583,548,705
505,805,546
5.3%
$5.00
366
1,951,454,331
82,789,349
4.2%
$10.00
39
176,591,665
8,091,978
4.6%
$25.00
48
272,013,725
12,515,939
4.6%
$100.00
7
46,706,100
1,619,452
3.5%
Total
9,766
22,477,279,764
1,458,047,707
6.5%
Type
# of Table Games
Table Drop ($)
Table Revenue ($)
Table Revenue %
Black Jack
149
803,147,259
112,616,771
14.0%
Craps
31
313,887,414
61,476,521
19.6%
Roulette
23
122,785,672
33,522,817
27.3%
CS Poker
19
70,582,522
16,972,468
24.0%
3 Card Poker
13
58,639,882
9,656,170
16.5%
Pai Gow Poker
3
4,251,312
905,320
21.3%
Poker
5
10,978,302
2,619,157
23.9%
Mini-Baccarat
6
29,899,612
4,856,231
16.2%
Let It Ride
7
15,693,067
3,478,102
22.2%
Baccarat
2
32,912,083
5,792,216
17.6%
Total
258
1,462,777,125
251,895,773
17.2%


Table Breakdown by Table Game

 

Casino Openings/Extraordinary Events
-Let It Ride Bonus Poker 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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