# What are the chances of matching all six numbers in the National Lottery?

## What are the chances of matching all six numbers in the National Lottery?

Choosing 6 from 49 In a typical 6/49 game, each player chooses six distinct numbers from a range of 1-49. If the six numbers on a ticket match the numbers drawn by the lottery, the ticket holder is a jackpot winner—regardless of the order of the numbers. The probability of this happening is 1 in 13,983,816.

### How do I win the lottery UK?

1. Choose Lotteries with Better Odds. Not all lotteries are born equal, meaning some are easier to strike it rich in than others.
2. Join a Syndicate. It’s a known fact that 20% of all lottery jackpots are won by syndicates.
3. Make System Bets. Why play only 6 numbers when you can play 7.
4. Pick Random Numbers.
5. Play More Often.

#### How many numbers do you need to win Gold Lotto?

6 winning numbers
To win Division 1 in Monday & Wednesday Gold Lotto, your entry needs to match all 6 winning numbers in a single game panel. However you can win a prize with as little as 1 or 2 winning numbers plus 2 supplementary numbers in a single game.

Does 3 numbers win in Gold Lotto?

To win Division 1 in Saturday Gold Lotto, your entry needs to match all 6 winning numbers in a single game panel. However you can win a prize with as little as 3 winning numbers in a single game.

What are the National Lottery Awards?

The National Lottery Awards celebrate the ordinary people who do extraordinary things with the help of National Lottery funding.

## What are the 25th birthday National Lottery Awards?

The 25th Birthday National Lottery Awards. The 25th Birthday National Lottery Awards is the annual search to find the UK’s favourite Lottery-funded projects and people. The Awards are a great way of celebrating the ordinary people doing extraordinary things with National Lottery funding.

### How much money has been raised by the National Lottery?

National Lottery Projects Since The National Lottery began in 1994 over 635,000 good causes have been supported with over £43 billion raised by players of The National Lottery (figures sourced from the Department for Culture, Media & Sport. – June 2021). Around £36 million raised weekly is an average based on April 2020 – March 2021.