Center for Gaming Research
UNLV home
University Libraries Home
UNLV


UNLV Online Gaming Abstract
Illinois Statistics 2006
This page shows 2006 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
1,469,301
121,690,377
$82.82
43,282,149
Par-A-Dice
1,370,179
130,986,242
$95.60
52,837,753
Rock Island
693,291
39,117,613
$56.42
8,314,122
Empress
2,141,534
253,766,059
$118.50
108,217,346
Metropolis
1,304,237
160,446,240
$123.02
60,752,777
H. Joliet
2,653,667
347,537,343
$130.96
147,392,749
Hollywood
1,814,179
265,688,563
$146.45
110,760,196
Queen
2,103,838
174,279,291
$82.84
64,816,020
Grand Victoria
2,630,134
430,016,681
$163.50
233,866,652
Total
16,180,360
1,923,528,409
$118.88
830,239,764


Slot vs. Table Game Comparison by Casino
Casino
Revenue ($)
EGD ($)
EGD %
Table Games ($)
Table %
Alton Belle
121,690,377
113,897,593
93.6%
7,792,784
6.4%
Par-A-Dice
130,986,242
118,133,187
90.2%
12,853,055
9.8%
Rock Island
39,117,613
36,679,302
93.8%
2,438,311
6.2%
Empress
253,766,059
229,396,602
90.4%
24,369,457
9.6%
Metropolis
160,446,240
139,756,845
87.1%
20,689,395
12.9%
H. Joliet
347,537,343
313,818,187
90.3%
33,719,156
9.7%
Hollywood
265,688,563
234,493,220
88.3%
31,195,343
11.7%
Queen
174,279,291
147,060,632
84.4%
27,218,659
15.6%
Grand Victoria
430,016,681
356,970,246
83.0%
73,046,435
17.0%
Total
1,923,528,409
1,690,205,814
87.9%
233,322,595
12.1%


Slot Breakdown by Casino
Casino
# machines
Slot drop($)
Win ($)
Win %
Win per machine
Alton Belle
1,099
1,870,394,087
113,897,593
6.1%
$283.94
Par-A-Dice
1,130
1,502,016,523
118,133,187
7.9%
$286.42
Rock Island
729
551,312,552
36,679,302
6.7%
$137.85
Empress
1,198
3,099,319,523
229,396,602
7.4%
$524.61
Metropolis
1,153
1,498,864,425
139,756,845
9.3%
$332.09
H. Joliet
1,188
4,002,953,344
313,818,187
7.8%
$723.72
Hollywood
1,167
3,024,992,391
234,493,220
7.8%
$550.51
Queen
1,122
2,912,691,762
147,060,632
5.0%
$359.10
Grand Victoria
1,102
5,639,294,635
356,970,246
6.3%
$887.48
Total
9,888
24,101,839,242
1,690,205,814
7.0%
$468.32


Table Breakdown by Casino
Casino
# tables
Table drop ($)
Win ($)
Win %
Win per table
Alton Belle
20
40,047,647
7,792,784
19.5%
$1,067.50
Par-A-Dice
25
76,294,089
12,853,055
16.8%
$1,408.55
Rock Island
13
12,973,009
2,438,311
18.8%
$513.87
Empress
22
150,908,165
24,369,457
16.1%
$3,034.80
Metropolis
27
95,399,288
20,689,395
21.7%
$2,099.38
H. Joliet
23
202,286,011
33,719,156
16.7%
$4,016.58
Hollywood
27
187,386,788
31,195,343
16.6%
$3,165.43
Queen
34
158,185,476
27,218,659
17.2%
$2,193.28
Grand Victoria
37
410,983,638
73,046,435
17.8%
$5,408.84
Total
228
1,334,464,111
233,322,595
17.5%
$2,803.68


Slot Breakdown by Denomination
Type
# machines
Slot drop($)
Win ($)
Win %
$0.01
912
1,073,089,507
112,861,031
10.5%
$0.02
779
1,201,299,527
141,137,783
11.7%
$0.03
10
15,674,833
1,939,026
12.4%
$0.05
2,498
3,670,179,707
395,658,451
10.8%
$0.10
73
228,960,177
23,592,440
10.3%
$0.25
1,962
5,871,862,420
380,578,436
6.5%
$0.50
783
652,434,281
47,956,711
7.4%
$1.00
1,917
9,057,694,948
483,218,816
5.3%
$2.00
2
15,305,958
248,383
1.6%
$5.00
817
1,955,460,449
85,458,980
4.4%
$10.00
91
100,623,810
4,572,724
4.5%
$25.00
36
207,085,125
11,187,150
5.4%
$100.00
8
52,168,500
1,795,883
3.4%
Total
9,888
24,101,839,242
1,690,205,814
7.0%


Table Breakdown by Table Game
Type
# of Table Games
Table Drop ($)
Table Revenue ($)
Table Revenue %
Black Jack
130
745,468,407
101,650,095
13.6%
Craps
24
245,578,026
48,437,592
19.7%
Roulette
21
121,237,824
33,547,023
27.7%
CS Poker
12
44,509,368
10,818,507
24.3%
3 Card Poker
18
90,192,205
1,286,351
21.4%
Pai Gow Poker
1
2,432,784
20,237,852
22.4%
Poker
10
17,005,030
577,066
23.7%
Texas Hold 'Em
1
294,387
6,634,964
39.0%
Mini-Baccarat
7
38,040,906
67,740
23.0%
Let It Ride
3
6,016,498
6,196,096
16.3%
Baccarat
1
23,688,676
3,869,309
16.3%
Total
228
1,334,464,111
233,322,595
17.5%

 

Casino Openings/Extraordinary Events
- Texas Hold 'Em introduced.

- $500 slot denomination 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.

This project was sponsored by a grant from the UNLV Libraries Advisory Board.

--© 2001-2008 University of Nevada Las Vegas
--All site content is copyrighted material and may not be reproduced without prior permission.

footer