Match 5 Numbers to Win the Otoslotto!
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The Hungary Otoslotto is a popular European lottery game that requires players to match 5 numbers from a pool of 90 numbers. The draw for this lottery game takes place on Saturdays. 5 white balls are chosen from a guess range of numbers between 1 and 90. Players are simply required to match their 5 numbers with the numbers that have been drawn. There are multiple categories of prizes in the Hungarian lotto. Players will win by matching 2, 3, 4 or 5 white balls with the drawn numbers. This lottery game is Hungary's oldest lottery, and the prizes are on par with other lottery games in the region.
The draws take place every Saturday at 6:30 PM, and the guess range is 5 numbers out of a possible 90 numbers. The Hungary Otoslotto was introduced back in 1763, when the first lottery draws were held in Bratislava and Buda. This lottery has a rich history in the country, dating back several hundred years. As one of Hungary's most prominent lotteries, players regularly flock to play this game.
There are 4 divisions of prizes in this game: Division I requires players to match 5 numbers from 90 of the drawn numbers. The odds of winning are approximately 1 in 44 million. Division II prizes require players to match 4 winning numbers, and the odds are approximately 1 in 103,000. Division III requires players to match 3 winning numbers, and the associated odds are 1 in 1,231. Division IV requires players to match 2 winning numbers from a possible 90 numbers and the odds of winning are 1 in 44.
The Hungary Otoslotto is designed with larger community objectives in mind. The goal of the company that administers this lottery is the provision of services for Hungarian players and society. In addition to the monetary benefits, there also other benefits available to players in the form of entertainment. During 2003 a record jackpot payout to the value of 5 billion Hungarian Forint was made in this 5 number lottery draw.
A big percentage of the sales revenue contributes to the central budget by way of special taxes. The Hungary Otoslotto also assists in funding sports, leisure activities and the Hungarian Olympic movement. The vast majority of revenues that are generated go towards social welfare programs. The provision of IT equipment to schools and institutions, the national health system and children's health institutions are all beneficiaries of the Hungary lotto.