Data for the gambling market Q4 2013

Statistics

Betting and online casino

Gross gaming revenue (GGR) in million DKK

GGR

Betting

Online casino Total
All games

Online
poker

 
Q1 2012 285 185 55 470
Q2 2012 265 235 55 500
Q3 2012 270 215 55 485
Q4 2012 355 235 55 590
2012 1.175 870 220 2.045
Q1 2013 370 240 55 610
Q2 2013 335 250 50 585
Q3 2013 300 240 45 540
Q4 2013 380 260 45 640
2013 1.385 990 195 2.375

The quarterly data is based on duty payments from all licence holders. Q4 2013 has the highest GGR for both betting and online casino since the liberalization of the market which entered into force 1 January 2012. The figures imply that especially for betting there is a seasonal fluctuation which means that GGR is highest in Q4 and Q1 and lowest in Q3. Regarding 2013 the GGR for betting and online casino has increased by respectively 18 per cent and 14 per cent in 2013.

Other types of gambling
Data for other gambling types is not available yet for Q4 and with that all of 2013. The data for gaming machines, land based casinos, Danske Lotteri Spil and Klasselotteriet will be published when it is available and at the latest when the annual report of the Danish Gambling Authority is published at the end of March.

The total gambling market
An estimate of the total gross gaming revenue (GGR) is provided in the table below. The data is uncertain.

Estimated total GGR

  2012 2013
GGR (million DKK) 7,500 7,600
GGR per person above 18 years (DKK) 1,700 1,700

More statistical details are available for betting and online casino. These statistics cover.

  • GGR for betting and online casino
  • Size of the betting and online casino licence holders
  • Payout ratio for betting and online casino
  • Games with commission (online poker)
  • Data from ROFUS

The statistics are based on 2012/2013 and are available under Downloads.