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Denmark Sees Online Gaming Revenues Sag

Denmark's online gaming regulator has released the country's second quarter 2013 performance results, noting that revenues have fallen when compared to the same period in 2012.

Key highlights for the quarter ending June 30th, 2013 were:

  • Gross Gaming Revenues of 585 million Danish Kronor, which is lower than the same quarter in 2012. Regardless, the Danish Gambling Authority anticipates Gross Gaming Revenues of 2.385 billion Danish Kronor for the whole fiscal year.

  • Online casinos games held a 96% payout ratio for the quarter.

  • Overall betting payout ratio was 86% for the quarter.

In addition to the financial results, the DGA had some good news regarding its self exclusion database, ROFUS.

  • More than 2,000 people have registered for ROFUS since its inception in June of 2012.

  • 65% of those on the database have excluded themselves permanently.

Demographic wise, the country reported that 80% of online bettors are Male, with most of that number in the 18-45 age range. Females are more limited and diverse in their age range.