Crunching the pulltab numbers on the new Vikings stadium

Here’s a breakdown of the numbers released this week by the Minnesota Gambling Control Board. You can judge for yourself how they’re measuring up to the state estimates in the fiscal note provided to the Legislature last year.

Week Ended Sites Devices Gross Sales per Site Gross Sales per Device
9/22/2012 10 74 $3,703 $470
9/29/2012 12 86 $1,732 $236
10/6/2012 15 98 $1,495 $222
10/13/2012 32 164 $1,134 $204
10/20/2012 48 221 $1,130 $232
10/27/2012 51 240 $805 $172
11/3/2012 59 272 $744 $160
11/10/2012 62 284 $747 $163
11/17/2012 64 292 $659 $144
11/24/2012 71 320 $650 $144
12/1/2012 75 336 $682 $152
12/8/2012 80 356 $661 $148
12/15/2012 82 364 $477 $107
12/22/2012 89 401 $556 $125
12/29/2012 94 433 $521 $114
1/5/2013 95 437 $583 $127
1/12/2013 105 501 $530 $112
1/19/2013 116 562 $474 $99
1/26/2013 133 652 $510 $104

I talked with MPR News host Cathy Wurzer about the reaction to these numbers in the House Commerce Committee at a meeting last night. Here’s the web version of that conversation this morning.

The House Commerce Committee Meeting also featured a Greatest Hits segment from Gambling Control Board executive director Tom Barrett. Here’s the 10 best-performing sites in the state for January.