This is an image from a project I started a couple of weeks ago.
I love contradictions, especially visual ones that change the way you look at something.
- Australia has over 20% of the worlds gaming machines
- There are close to 200,000 slot machines in Australia, with 100,308 in New South Wales
- The average payout percentage of pokies is 90.89%
- 2,980 NSW Hotels and Registered Clubs earned profits from gaming machines
- They earned $4.8 Billion in pre-tax gaming machine profit (2008-09)
Source: NSW Office of Liquor Gaming and Racing