States Spending the Most and Least on Gambling

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5. West Virginia
> Total spending per adult: $811
> Casino spending per adult: $450
> Lottery spending per adult: $360
> State tax revenue from gambling: $828.3 million

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4. Delaware
> Total spending per adult: $930
> Casino spending per adult: $540
> Lottery spending per adult: $390
> State tax revenue from gambling: $448.5 million

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3. Mississippi
> Total spending per adult: $937
> Casino spending per adult: $937
> Lottery spending per adult: $0
> State tax revenue from gambling: $253.9 million

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2. Rhode Island
> Total spending per adult: $1,178
> Casino spending per adult: $730
> Lottery spending per adult: $449
> State tax revenue from gambling: $701.5 million

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1. Nevada
> Total spending per adult: $4,973
> Casino spending per adult: $4,973
> Lottery spending per adult: $0
> State tax revenue from gambling: $900.6 million