The Danish Lotto is played every Saturday. First introduced in October 1989, it offers players the chance to win great prizes.
How to play
Select seven numbers from 1 to 36. In the draw, seven main numbers are selected, along with one bonus number, which is referred to as the tillægstal.
Prizes and Odds of Winning
Danske Lotto offers five different prize levels:
|Numbers Matched||Odds||Average Prize|
|7 Numbers||1 in 8,347,680||5,514,046|
|6 Numbers + Bonus||1 in 1,192,526||102,144|
|6 Numbers||1 in 42,590||1,934|
|5 Numbers||1 in 979||110|
|4 Numbers||1 in 65||41|
|Overall odds of winning a Danske Lotto prize are 1 in 61.|
The largest Danish Lotto win ever recorded was in 2008, when a single player won kr.38.5 million.
Another version of the game is played on Wednesdays and requires players to select six numbers from 1 to 48 to win the jackpot. The Saturday Danish Lotto game is the more popular of the two.