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September 20, 2019

According to figures released by state gambling regulators

Nevada gaming win exceeds USD 1B in March

Nevada gaming win exceeds USD 1B in March
Las Vegas Strip casinos accounted for more than half the total, although house winnings there decreased to about $552 million.
United States | 04/29/2019

The state reported almost $80 million in percentage fees based on last month figures, up 6.3% from a year ago. However, house winnings at Las Vegas Strip casinos dropped almost 4% in the year-to-year comparison.

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he Nevada Gaming Control Board reported Thursday that casino "gaming win" statewide was $1.02 billion last month. The figure was relatively unchanged compared with the same month a year ago.

Las Vegas Strip casinos accounted for more than half the total, although house winnings there decreased by almost 4% in the year-to-year comparison, to about $552 million, 3 News Las Vegas reports.

Several other parts of Clark County and the South Lake Tahoe area each reported increases of 8% or more.

Casinos in Elko County posted the greatest percentage gain and the only double-digit gain in the state.

Wendover casinos won $20.5 million, up from $18.6 million in March 2018, an increase of 10.4 percent. Casinos in other parts of Elko County, including the city of Elko, won $9.4 million, an increase of 11.1 percent over last March’s $8.4 million.

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