Do you know how much money is spent on lotto tickets every year? In the U.S. alone, we spend over $50 billion dollars a year on lottery tickets. That’s billions with a “B”! Which states spend the most money? Where does all the money go (besides the prize payouts)? Check out this infographic which shows you everything you want to know about lottery and lotto spending!
There have been some pretty big jackpot wins over the years. From just a few million to several hundred millions, it’s cool to take a look at different jackpots over the years. Here is a visual timeline of all the Powerball jackpots from 1992 – 2012.