Cash flow in the lottery and betting sector in 2021

When it comes to instant tickets and lotteries, luck is not something that can be forced. But whether you win or lose, one thing is guaranteed – even if you don't have any matches, your money won't have gone to waste.

Profit Swisslos CHF 491 mil.

CHF 438 mil.

Lottery and sports funds (Swisslos funds) of the cantons

Arts

Sports

Social welfare

Environment

CHF 53 mil.

Sport-Toto-Association

Swiss Olympic Association

Sporthilfe

Football

Education, Promoting young talents

Ice hockey

Education, Promoting young talents

Distribution of Swisslos profit

Lottery money is distributed to the individual cantons based on population size and gaming figures/revenue.

Payment to the cantons


Kanton2021 in CHF2020 in CHF
Aargau46 755 02241 294 920
Appenzell Ausserrhoden3 404 1083 043 336
Appenzell Innerrhoden1 048 399934 691
Basel-Landschaft18 975 33816 895 986
Basel-Stadt15 673 99211 825 693
Bern69 423 08461 031 792
Glarus2 813 6562 509 036
Graubünden14 237 78112 465 469
Luzern27 256 51223 847 827
Nidwalden3 035 2872 687 317
Obwalden2 603 4722 388 454
Schaffhausen5 381 1794 823 258
Schwyz11 304 2329 894 626
Solothurn19 443 79117 058 661
St. Gallen33 289 18129 398 630
Tessin27 257 81423 627 870
Thurgau18 771 06916 156 093
Uri2 334 9302 082 975
Zug9 153 0918 189 399
Zürich103 057 67890 595 194
Liechtenstein2 622 2212 274 358
Total437 841 837383 025 585