The Spanish Christmas Lottery prize, El Gordo, the ‘big one’, is the largest lottery in the world, with a prize pool this year of U.S. $3 billion (€2.3 billion).
Getting in on the action isn’t cheap. Tickets are €200 each, but they are also sold in décimos at €20 each, which accordingly only pay out 10% of the win.
The odds of some sort of win are good though, with around 18% of participants winning something.
Apparently 98% of Spaniards have a stake in El Gordo, and on average they each spend around €70 each on tickets.
Stats for $3 Billion Lottery Prizes
Trending: Older & Chilly
Research: 2,048 clicks in 391 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: $3 Billion Lottery Prizes
Related: 56 examples / 43 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-55
Comparison Set: 20 similar articles, including: the fat one lottery, clairvoyant billboards, and skeletal mouse rings.
$3 Billion Lottery Prizes
More Stats +/-
The Fat One Lottery
Skeletal Mouse Rings
Fantasy Poultry Thrones
Concentric Circle Lights