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Nevada Gaming Win Falls 3 Percent In March

Statewide Casinos Take In $922,272,002


Nevada casinos won $922,272,002 from gamblers during the month of March, according to figures released Thursday by state gaming regulators.

The nonrestricted gaming licensees won $951,187,038 in March of 2015.

Of the $922,272,002, a total of $486,821,877 came from the Las Vegas Strip. Gaming win there was down from March 2015’s $506,867,800.

Regulators added that for the fiscal year (July 1, 2015 through March 31, 2016), gaming win has increased just one percent.

Nevada casinos won $11.1 billion from gamblers in 2015, which was an increase of 0.87 percent compared to 2014.

Nevada’s largest casinos had total revenue of nearly $24.6 billion in fiscal year 2015, the most in seven years. Statewide gaming revenue during FY 2015 was $10.6 billion, or 43.2 percent of total revenue. According to University of Nevada Las Vegas research, that percentage was a historic low.

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