Cash flow in the lottery and betting sector in 2020

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 429 mil.

CHF 383 mil.

Lottery and sports funds (Swisslos funds) of the cantons

Arts

Sports

Social welfare

Environment

CHF 46 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


Kanton2020 in CHF2019 in CHF
Aargau41 294 92038 927 762
Appenzell Ausserrhoden3 043 3362 842 304
Appenzell Innerrhoden934 691886 129
Basel-Landschaft16 895 98616 042 213
Basel-Stadt11 825 69311 106 434
Bern61 031 79257 582 195
Glarus2 509 0362 408 763
Graubünden12 465 46911 799 251
Luzern23 847 82722 415 506
Nidwalden2 687 3172 545 395
Obwalden2 388 4542 271 255
Schaffhausen4 823 2584 630 081
Schwyz9 894 6269 288 771
Solothurn17 058 66116 178 509
St. Gallen29 398 63027 763 410
Tessin23 627 87022 658 799
Thurgau16 156 09315 153 401
Uri2 082 9752 014 002
Zug8 189 3997 734 009
Zürich90 595 19485 924 474
Liechtenstein2 274 3582 150 137
Total383 025 585362 322 800