OUR YEAR IN NUMBERS

OUR YEAR IN NUMBERS

The National Lottery isn’t just about picking the winning numbers – there are lots of other numbers that demonstrated our success during the year:

The National Lottery isn’t just about picking the winning numbers – there are lots of other numbers that demonstrated our success during the year:

£8.1B

Our performance over the year saw us achieve the second highest annual sales since The National Lottery’s launch

£1.8B

The amount we generated for Good Causes during the year – the equivalent of £36 million every single week

6,800

The number of millionaires or multi-millionaires that The National Lottery has now created

£8.1B

Our performance over the year saw us achieve the second-highest annual sales since The National Lottery’s launch

£1.8B

The amount we generated for Good Causes during the year – the equivalent of £36 million every single week

6,800

The number of millionaires or multi-millionaires that The National Lottery has now created

95 per cent

The percentage of all revenue that The National Lottery returns to winners and society – clear evidence that it is delivering for everyone in the UK

£47B

The amount The National Lottery has raised for Good Causes since its launch in 1994

95 per cent

The percentage of all revenue that The National Lottery returns to winners and society – clear evidence that it is delivering for everyone in the UK

£47B

The amount The National Lottery has raised for Good Causes since its launch in 1994

670,000

The number of individual Good Cause projects that have now received National Lottery funding – the equivalent of 240 grants in every postcode district

£982M

The amount of Lottery Duty that was paid to the Treasury in 2022/23

£7.7B

The amount of sales commission earned by our retail partners since 1994

670,000

The number of individual Good Cause projects that have now received National Lottery funding – the equivalent of 240 grants in every postcode district

£982M

The amount of Lottery Duty that was paid to the Treasury in 2022/23

£7.7B

The amount of sales commission earned by our retail partners since 1994

£90B

The amount of prize money that The National Lottery has awarded to players to date

67 per cent

The proportion of UK adults who played The National Lottery at least once last year – almost 36 million people – underlining the huge popularity and reach of the brand

£90B

The amount of prize money that The National Lottery has awarded to players to date

67 per cent

The proportion of UK adults who played The National Lottery at least once last year – almost 36 million people – underlining the huge popularity and reach of the brand

£20.4B

The amount of Lottery Duty that The National Lottery has now generated for the Treasury – money that has helped to fund public expenditure across the UK

382

The number of millionaires created in 2022/23, equivalent to more than one a day

66th

We’re recognised for selling National Lottery tickets in a socially responsible way – The National Lottery is ranked just 66th in the world in terms of per capita spend, despite being the seventh largest lottery in the world in terms of sales

(Source: La Fleur’s World Lottery Almanac 2023)

£20.4B

The amount of Lottery Duty that The National Lottery has now generated for the Treasury – money that has helped to fund public expenditure across the UK

382

The number of millionaires created in 2022/23, equivalent to more than one a day

66th

We’re recognised for selling National Lottery tickets in a socially responsible way – The National Lottery is ranked just 66th in the world in terms of per capita spend, despite being the seventh largest lottery in the world in terms of sales

(Source: La Fleur’s World Lottery Almanac 2023)

20%

One in five UK adults played The National Lottery online during the year

43,000

With around 43,000 retail partners across the UK – and 94% of the UK adult population living or working within one mile of a National Lottery terminal – we’re ensuring that The National Lottery is convenient to play

Active registered players animation

With 10.7 million active registered players, national-lottery.co.uk is one of the leading e-commerce sites in the UK

20%

One in five UK adults played The National Lottery online during the year

43,000

With around 43,000 retail partners across the UK – and 94% of the UK adult population living or working within one mile of a National Lottery terminal – we’re ensuring that The National Lottery is convenient to play

£4.6B

The amount of prize money awarded to players during the year – the second highest-ever amount awarded

£4.6B

The amount of prize money awarded to players during the year – the second highest-ever amount awarded

4 per cent

The percentage of total revenue we spend on operating costs, making us a highly cost-efficient operator

1 per cent

The amount of revenue our shareholder retains in profit after tax

Active registered players animation

With 10.7 million active registered players, national-lottery.co.uk is one of the leading e-commerce sites in the UK

4 per cent

The percentage of total revenue we spend on operating costs, making us a highly cost-efficient operator

1 per cent

The amount of revenue our shareholder retains in profit after tax

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Co-Chief Executive Officers Clare Swindell and Neil Brocklehurst

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The National Lottery Point of Sale

OUR GAMES, CHANNELS AND THE NATIONAL LOTTERY BRAND

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OUR WINNERS

2022 National Lottery Awards winner

NATIONAL LOTTERY GOOD CAUSES

Camelot Operating Responsibly

DOING BUSINESS RESPONSIBLY

Camelot Marketing Conference

OUR PEOPLE

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