From the Maryland Lottery:
The Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Agency today announced December 2012 revenue numbers for the state’s three casinos — Hollywood Casino Perryville in Cecil County, Casino at Ocean Downs in Worcester County and Maryland Live Casino in Anne Arundel County. December 2012’s combined statewide revenue totaled $45,243,882.61.
Hollywood Casino Perryville generated $5,956,140.98 in December, and its gross gaming revenue per machine per day was $128.09 for the month. In a year-to-year comparison, Hollywood Casino’s December 2012 revenue decreased by $3,519,355.18 or 37.1% from December 2011. Hollywood Casino Perryville operates 1,500 machines.
The Casino at Ocean Downs generated $3,335,925.98 in December, and its gross gaming revenue per machine per day was $134.51. The Casino at Ocean Downs’ December 2012 revenue increased by $328,268.94 or 10.9% from December 2011. The Casino at Ocean Downs operates 800 machines.
Maryland Live Casino generated $35,951,815.65 in December, and its gross gaming revenue was $244.15 per day per machine. Maryland Live operates 4,750 machines.
In a year-to-year comparison — excluding Maryland Live, which opened in June – December 2012 casino revenue decreased from December 2011 by $3,191,086.24 or 25.56%.
See attached document (or click HERE) for a detailed breakdown of 2012’s fund disbursement, fiscal year-to-date totals for the individual casinos and combined state total.
The Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission is responsible for all matters relating to regulation of the state’s casinos. In this regulatory role, the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Agency (LGCA) oversees all internal controls, auditing, security, surveillance, background investigation, licensing and accounting procedures for the facilities. To keep Marylanders informed and maintain integrity and transparency in its regulation of the state’s casinos, the LGCA posts monthly financial reports on casino revenue on its website, slots.mdlottery.com.