Germany - Lotto
It’s no secret the German lottery craze has grown into a worldwide frenzy, especially when it comes to playing Lotto 6 aus 49. Widely known as one of the richest lottery games around it has paid out nearly 3 billion Euro to lottery winners each year.
Lottery Odds And Statistics
Lotto 6 aus 49 is the most popular German lottery game today. It’s based on a 6/49 plus 1/10 double matrix. This means a player must choose six numbers from 1 to 49, then an additional number from 1 to 10. The additional number is called the Super Number. By matching both sets of numbers the player has a chance to win an even larger jackpot. There are eight total ways to win the Lotto 6 aus 49. Odds of winning the main prize are 1 in 139 million. The odds of winning any prize in this German lottery game are just 1 in 61!
Lottery Security And Results
Deutscher Lotto-und Totoblock, also known as DLTB is a group made up of 16 independent lottery agencies all over Germany. Together they handle all lottery operations within the country. The largest 6 aus 49 German jackpot ever recorded was 43 million Euro in 2007. That December a national newspaper was running a promotion by giving out free lottery tickets. One of the tickets turned out to be the largest jackpot winner in German history!
The German Lotto offers over a half dozen different lottery games but the 6 aus 49 is by far the most popular. Launched in 1974 this easy lotto quickly skyrocketed in popularity to become the largest lottery game in the country. An estimated half of all ticket sales in the German National Lottery is converted into prize money. When one factors in that the citizens of Germany spend the equivalent of 6 billion dollars annually on lottery tickets the payouts are astronomical!
German Lotto 6 aus 49 allows a player to choose two sets of numbers in exchange for the chance to win an incredibly large jackpot. The average jackpot is over 5 million Euro and it’s all awarded in a cash lump sum! Play every Wednesday and Saturday for your best chance to win big!