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New reports: Clark and Washoe County Gaming Footprints

By David G. Schwartz on August 29, 2014 2:32 PM | Permalink

We have posted two new reports:

Clark County Gaming Footprint, 1963-2014
A breakdown of total licenses and numbers of games, tables, and slots from 1963 to the present--restricted and non-restricted locations.

Washoe County Gaming Footprint, 1963-2014
A breakdown of total licenses and numbers of games, tables, and slots from 1963 to the present--restricted and non-restricted locations.

These reports chart the development of gaming in Nevada's two most populous counties. They include detailed information on the types of tables offered and restricted vs. norestricted slot machines.

This was the first project completed by the inaugural eConnect Associate Analyst, Courtney Nickson.

We have also updated the Nevada Gaming Footprint report to include enhanced information on tables and slot machines:

Updated Report: Nevada Slot Machines: Historical Hold Percentage Variations

By David G. Schwartz on March 27, 2013 9:42 AM | Permalink

We have updated the always-popular report breaking down historical fluctuations in hold percentage in a variety of Nevada reporting areas:

Nevada Slot Machines: Historical Hold Percentage Variations 
Annual and Monthly Hold Percentages, 2004-2012

 

The reporting areas include:

  • Las Vegas Strip
  • Laughlin
  • South Shore Lake Tahoe
  • Downtown Las Vegas
  • Statewide
  • Elko
  • Mesquite
  • North Las Vegas
  • North Shore Lake Tahoe
  • Boulder Strip
  • Reno

New Report: Nevada Slot Machines: Historical Hold Percentage Variations

By David G. Schwartz on June 13, 2012 12:54 PM | Permalink
I have posted a new report: 

Nevada Slot Machines: Historical Hold Percentage Variations 
Annual and Monthly Hold Percentages, 2004-2012 

It contains data for slot hold in the eleven top-grossing reporting areas for Nevada from january 2004 to April 2012, with monthly and annual breakdowns. 

Here is the executive summary:
Hold percentage--the portion of money gambled that the casino retains--has a huge impact on casino revenues.  Even if handle (overall play) rises in a

New report: Atlantic City Historical Slot Data

By David G. Schwartz on July 12, 2010 4:40 PM | Permalink
There's a new report available on the reports page:

Atlantic City Historical Slot Machine Data
Number of machines, win, hold percentage, and win per slot, from 1978 to 2009

If you want to know how the slot machine landscape in Atlantic City has evolved over the last 30 years, this is a great place to start.

The report is available at: http://gaming.unlv.edu/reports/ac_slots.pdf